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Lentidium

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Corbulidae

Taxonomy
Lentidium was named by Cristofori (1832) [Sepkoski's age data: T Dani R Sepkoski's reference number: 914]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Corbulomya (Lentidium) by Cossmann (1909); it was reranked as Aloides (Lentidium) by Glibert and de Heinzelin (1954).

It was assigned to Corbulomya by Cossmann (1909); to Aloides by Glibert and de Heinzelin (1954); to Corbulidae by Wienrich (1999); to Myoida by Sepkoski (2002); to Lentidinae by Marquet et al. (2008); and to Lentidiinae by Vokes (1980) and Moths et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1832Lentidium Cristofori
1909Corbulomya (Lentidium) Cossmann p. 185
1954Aloides (Lentidium) Glibert and de Heinzelin p. 342
1980Lentidium Vokes p. 183
1999Lentidium Wienrich p. 255
2002Lentidium Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Lentidium Marquet et al. p. 30
2010Lentidium Moths et al. p. 16

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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
subfamilyLentidiinaeVokes 1945
genusLentidiumCristofori 1832

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