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Monothyra

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Pholadidae

Taxonomy
Monothyra was named by Tryon (1862) [Sepkoski's age data: K Ceno R Sepkoski's reference number: 803]. It is extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1862Monothyra Tryon
1980Monothyra Vokes p. 188
2002Monothyra 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
superorderPholadiformiiGray 1854
orderPholadidaGray 1854
superfamilyPholadoideaLamarck 1809
familyPholadidaeLamarck 1809
subfamilyPholadinaeLamarck 1809
genusMonothyraTryon 1862

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