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Corbula (Anisocorbula)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Corbulidae

Taxonomy
Anisocorbula was named by Iredale (1930) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-u R]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Caryocorbula (Anisocorbula) by Masuda and Noda (1976); it was reranked as Corbula (Anisocorbula) by Rosenberg et al. (2006).

It was assigned to Caryocorbula by Masuda and Noda (1976); to Corbulinae by Vokes (1980); to Myoida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Corbula by Rosenberg et al. (2006).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1930Anisocorbula Iredale
1976Caryocorbula (Anisocorbula) Masuda and Noda
1980Anisocorbula Vokes p. 181
2002Anisocorbula Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Corbula (Anisocorbula) Rosenberg et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
RankNameAuthor
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderPholadiformiiGray 1854
orderPholadidaGray 1854
superfamilyMyoidea(Lamarck 1809)
familyCorbulidaeLamarck 1818
genusCorbulaBruguière 1789
subgenusAnisocorbula(Iredale 1930)

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