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Verticipronus

Bivalvia - Carditida - Carditidae

Taxonomy
Verticipronus was named by Hedley (1904) [Sepkoski's age data: T Plio-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 899]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Venericardiinae by Beu et al. (1990); to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Philobryidae by Spencer et al. (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1904Verticipronus Hedley
1990Verticipronus Beu et al. p. 398
2002Verticipronus Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Verticipronus Spencer et al.

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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)
familyCarditidaeFleming 1820
subfamilyVenericardiinaeChavan 1969
genusVerticipronusHedley 1904

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