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Polymesoda

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Corbiculidae

Taxonomy
Polymesoda was named by Rafinesque (1828) [Sepkoski's age data: T Than R Sepkoski's reference number: 914]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Cyrenidae by Olsson (1931); to Corbiculidae by Oostingh (1935), Vokes (1980), Woodring (1982) and Lamprell and Healy (1998); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1828Polymesoda Rafinesque
1931Polymesoda Olsson p. 45
1935Polymesoda Oostingh p. 168
1980Polymesoda Vokes p. 163
1982Polymesoda Woodring p. 679
1998Polymesoda Lamprell and Healy p. 184
2002Polymesoda 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
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
Veneroidei(Gray 1854)
superfamilyCorbiculoideaGray 1847
familyCorbiculidaeGray 1847
genusPolymesodaRafinesque 1828

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