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Rupellaria

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Taxonomy
Rupellaria was named by Fleuriau de Bellevue (1802) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo R]. It is extant. Its type is Venus lithophaga.

It was reranked as Petricola (Rupellaria) by Dall (1898).

It was assigned to Petricola by Dall (1898); to Petricolidae by Woodring (1982); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1802Rupellaria Fleuriau de Bellevue
1898Petricola (Rupellaria) Dall p. 1060 figs. Plate XIII, Fig. 1
1982Rupellaria Woodring p. 709
2002Rupellaria 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
CardioniFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
Veneroidei(Gray 1854)
VeneroiteiGray 1854
superfamilyVeneroidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyVeneridaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyMeretricinaeGray 1847
tribeMeretriciniGray 1847
familyPetricolina(Deshayes 1839)
genusRupellariaFleuriau de Bellevue 1802

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