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Mitrocaprina

Bivalvia - Hippuritida - Plagioptychidae

Taxonomy
Mitrocaprina was named by Boehm (1895) [Sepkoski's age data: K Sant-u K Maes-u Sepkoski's reference number: 972].

It was assigned to Hippuritoida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Plagioptychidae by Steuber (2002) and Skelton (2013).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1895Mitrocaprina Boehm
2002Mitrocaprina Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Mitrocaprina Steuber
2013Mitrocaprina 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
familyPlagioptychidaeDouvillé 1888
genusMitrocaprinaBoehm 1895

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