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Timoclea

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Taxonomy
Timoclea was named by Brown (1827) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l-l R]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Chione (Timoclea) by Dall (1903).

It was assigned to Chione by Dall (1903); to Chioninae by Vokes (1980) and Gazdzicki and Pugaczewska (1984); to Veneridae by Mukerjee (1939), Lamprell and Whitehead (1992) and Todd (2001); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1827Timoclea Brown
1903Chione (Timoclea) Dall p. 1299
1939Timoclea Mukerjee p. 18
1980Timoclea Vokes p. 178
1984Timoclea Gazdzicki and Pugaczewska p. 104
1992Timoclea Lamprell and Whitehead p. 128
2001Timoclea Todd
2002Timoclea 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
Veneroidei(Gray 1854)
VeneroiteiGray 1854
superfamilyVeneroidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyVeneridaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyVenerinaeRafinesque 1815
genusTimocleaBrown 1827

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