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Mactromyopsis (Mactomyella)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Mactromyidae

Taxonomy
Mactomyella was named by Chavan (1959) [Sepkoski's age data: J Plie J Bajo].

It was reranked as Mactromyopsis (Mactomyella) by Cox et al. (1969).

It was assigned to Mactromyopsis by Cox et al. (1969); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1959Mactomyella Chavan
1969Mactromyopsis (Mactomyella) Cox et al. p. 511
2002Mactomyella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
LucinidiaGray 1854
orderLucinida(Stoliczka 1871)
superfamilyLucinoideaFleming 1828
familyMactromyidaeCox 1929
genusMactromyopsisChavan 1905
subgenusMactomyella(Chavan 1959)

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