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Kummelia

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Gastrochaenidae

Taxonomy
Kummelia was named by Stephenson (1937) [Sepkoski's age data: T Than T Eo-l Sepkoski's reference number: 700]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Gastrochaenidae by Vokes (1980); and to Myoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Kummelia Stephenson
1980Kummelia Vokes p. 185
2002Kummelia Sepkoski, Jr.

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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
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderGastrochaenidinaMorretes 1949
superfamilyGastrochaenoidea(Gray 1840)
familyGastrochaenidaeGray 1840
genusKummeliaStephenson 1937

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