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Torastarte

Bivalvia - Carditida - Cardiniidae

Taxonomy
Torastarte was named by Marwick (1953) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Rhae Sepkoski's reference number: 94].

It was assigned to Cardiniidae by Vokes (1980); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1953Torastarte Marwick p. 70
1980Torastarte Vokes p. 125
2002Torastarte Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CarditioniDall 1889
orderCarditida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyCrassatelloidea(FĂ©russac 1822)
familyCardiniidaeZittel 1881
genusTorastarteMarwick 1953

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