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Psammotreta

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Tellinidae

Taxonomy
Psammotreta was named by Dall (1900) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-u-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 1112]. It is extant. Its type is Tellina aurora.

It was assigned to Macominae by Woodring (1982); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1900Psammotreta Dall
1982Psammotreta Woodring p. 669
2002Psammotreta Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
CardioideiFerussac 1822
superfamilyTellinoidea(Blainville 1814)
familyTellinidaeBlainville 1814
subfamilyMacominaeOlsson 1961
genusPsammotretaDall 1900

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