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Pholadidea

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Pholadidae

Taxonomy
Pholadidea was named by Turton (1819) [Sepkoski's age data: T Dani R Sepkoski's reference number: 914]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Pholadidae by Frassinetti and Covacevich (1999); to Myoida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Martesiinae by Vokes (1980), Freneix et al. (1988) and Beu (2006).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1819Pholadidea Turton p. 147
1980Pholadidea Vokes p. 189
1988Pholadidea Freneix et al. p. 442
1999Pholadidea Frassinetti and Covacevich p. 42
2002Pholadidea Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Pholadidea Beu p. 299

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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
subfamilyMartesiinaeGrant 1931
genusPholadideaTurton 1819

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