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Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae
It was reranked as Loripinus (Pegophysema) by Pilsbry and Olsson (1941); it was reranked as Cavilucina (Pegophysema) by Marks (1951); it was reranked as Anodontia (Pegophysema) by Glover and Taylor (2007).
It was assigned to Loripinus by Pilsbry and Olsson (1941); to Cavilucina by Marks (1951); to Lucininae by Woodring (1982); to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Anodontia by Glover and Taylor (2007).
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|E. A. Glover and J. D. Taylor 2007||As Anodontia, shells large, moderately infl ated, thin-shelled, outer surface with prominent, irregular, rounded, commarginal ridges. Ligament internal, shallowly to deeply inset. Anterior adductor scar short, detached for 70% of length. Pallial line entire, with secondary pallial attachment scars (Fig. 3) extending posteriorly from below anterior adductor scar.|