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Linga (Pleurolucina)

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Taxonomy
Linga (Pleurolucina) was named by Dall (1901). It is extant.

It was Lucina (Pleurolucina) by Hashimoto (1982); it was reranked as Pleurolucina by Sepkoski (2002).

It was assigned to Linga by Cox et al. (1969); to Lucina by Hashimoto (1982); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1901Linga (Pleurolucina) Dall
1969Linga (Pleurolucina) Cox et al. p. 496
1982Lucina (Pleurolucina) Hashimoto figs. Table 16
2002Pleurolucina 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
familyLucinidaeFleming 1828
subfamilyLucininaeFleming 1828
genusLingade Gregorio 1885
subgenusPleurolucinaDall 1901

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