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Praelapeirousia

Bivalvia - Hippuritida - Radiolitidae

Taxonomy
Praelapeirousia was named by Wiontzek (1934) [Sepkoski's age data: K Sant]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1934Praelapeirousia Wiontzek
2002Praelapeirousia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Praelapeirousia Steuber
2013Praelapeirousia 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
familyRadiolitidaeGray 1848
genusPraelapeirousiaWiontzek 1934

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