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Bicorbula

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Corbulidae

Taxonomy
Bicorbula was named by Fischer (1887) [Sepkoski's age data: K Maes R Sepkoski's reference number: 991]. It is extant. Its type is Corbula gallica.

It was reranked as Corbula (Bicorbula) by Martin (1922) and Iqbal (1973).

It was assigned to Corbula by Martin (1922) and Iqbal (1973); to Corbulinae by Vokes (1980) and Ward (1992); to Myoida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Corbulidae by Anderson and Roopnarine (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1887Bicorbula Fischer
1922Corbula (Bicorbula) Martin
1973Corbula (Bicorbula) Iqbal p. 20
1980Bicorbula Vokes p. 181
1992Bicorbula Ward p. 111
2002Bicorbula Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Bicorbula Anderson and Roopnarine p. 1092

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderPholadiformiiGray 1854
orderPholadidaGray 1854
superfamilyMyoidea(Lamarck 1809)
familyCorbulidaeLamarck 1818
genusBicorbulaFischer 1887

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