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Lutraria

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Mactridae

Taxonomy
Lutraria was named by Lamarck (1799) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 728]. It is extant. It is the type genus of Lutrariinae.

It was assigned to Mactridae by Lamprell and Whitehead (1992) and Wienrich (1999); to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Lutrariinae by Vokes (1980), Freneix et al. (1988), Beu (2006) and Signorelli and Carter (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1799Lutraria Lamarck p. 85
1980Lutraria Vokes p. 137
1988Lutraria Freneix et al. p. 428
1992Lutraria Lamprell and Whitehead p. 82
1999Lutraria Wienrich p. 245
2002Lutraria Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Lutraria Beu p. 242
2016Lutraria Signorelli and Carter p. 209 figs. Table 1

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
Veneroidei(Gray 1854)
VeneroiteiGray 1854
superfamilyMactroidea(Lamarck 1809)
familyMactridaeLamarck 1809
subfamilyLutrariinaeAdams and Adams 1856
genusLutrariaLamarck 1799

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available