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Pseudomiltha

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Taxonomy
Pseudomiltha was named by Fischer (1887) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-l T Plio Sepkoski's reference number: 914]. Its type is Lucina gigantea.

It was reranked as Phacoides (Pseudomiltha) by Glenn (1904) and Olsson (1914); it was reranked as Lucina (Pseudomiltha) by Cox (1931).

It was assigned to Phacoides by Glenn (1904) and Olsson (1914); to Lucina by Cox (1931); to Milthinae by Cox et al. (1969) and Iqbal (1973); to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Lucinidae by Taylor and Glover (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1887Pseudomiltha Fischer
1904Phacoides (Pseudomiltha) Glenn p. 336
1914Phacoides (Pseudomiltha) Olsson p. 19
1931Lucina (Pseudomiltha) Cox p. 75
1969Pseudomiltha Cox et al. p. 504
1973Pseudomiltha Iqbal p. 16
2002Pseudomiltha Sepkoski, Jr.
2009Pseudomiltha Taylor and Glover p. 95

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
LucinidiaGray 1854
orderLucinida(Stoliczka 1871)
superfamilyLucinoideaFleming 1828
familyLucinidaeFleming 1828
genusPseudomilthaFischer 1887

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