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Mactromyopsis

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Mactromyidae

Taxonomy
Mactromyopsis was named by Chavan (1905) [Sepkoski's age data: J Hett J Call Sepkoski's reference number: 1066].

It was assigned to Mactromyidae by Cox et al. (1969) and Vokes (1980); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1905Mactromyopsis Chavan p. 506
1969Mactromyopsis Cox et al. p. 511
1980Mactromyopsis Vokes p. 105
2002Mactromyopsis Sepkoski, Jr.

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

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