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Eodictyoptychus

Bivalvia - Hippuritida - Trechmannellidae

Taxonomy
Eodictyoptychus was named by Skelton and El-Asa'ad (1992) [Sepkoski's age data: K Camp Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is not extant. Its type is Eodictyoptychus arumaensis.

It was assigned to Hippuritoida by Sepkoski (2002); to Dictyoptychidae by Kiessling (2003); and to Trechmannellidae by Skelton (2013).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1992Eodictyoptychus Skelton and El-Asa'ad pp. 108-110
2002Eodictyoptychus Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Eodictyoptychus Kiessling
2013Eodictyoptychus Skelton

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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
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderHippuritida(Newell 1965)
suborderRadiolitidina
superfamilyRadiolitoideaGray 1848
familyTrechmannellidaeCox 1934
genusEodictyoptychusSkelton and El-Asa'ad 1992

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