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Pholas (Thovana)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Pholadidae

Taxonomy
Thovana was named by Gray (1847) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi R]. It is extant. Its type is Pholas campechiensis.

It was reranked as Pholas (Thovana) by Glenn (1904) and Coan and Valentich-Scott (2012).

It was assigned to Myoida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Pholas by Glenn (1904) and Coan and Valentich-Scott (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Thovana Gray
1904Pholas (Thovana) Glenn p. 274
2002Thovana Sepkoski, Jr.
2012Pholas (Thovana) Coan and Valentich-Scott p. 892

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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
genusPholasLinnaeus 1758
subgenusThovana(Gray 1847)

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