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Modiella

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Kalenteridae

Taxonomy
Modiella was named by Hall (1885) [Sepkoski's age data: D Emsi D Give-u]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Myoconchinae by Vokes (1980); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1885Modiella Hall
1980Modiella Vokes p. 117
2002Modiella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
RankNameAuthor
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
superfamilyKalenteroideaMarwick 1953
familyKalenteridae
subfamilyMyoconchinaeNewell 1957
genusModiellaHall 1885

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