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Teredo

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Teredinidae

Taxonomy
Teredo was named by Linnaeus (1758) [Sepkoski's age data: K Maes R Sepkoski's reference number: 991]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Teredininae by Vokes (1980) and Lamprell and Healy (1998); to Myoida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Teredinidae by Hendy et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Teredo Linnaeus
1980Teredo Vokes p. 191
1998Teredo Lamprell and Healy p. 204
2002Teredo Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Teredo Hendy et al.

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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
superfamilyPholadoideaLamarck 1809
familyTeredinidaeRafinesque 1815
genusTeredo

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