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Cleidothaerus

Bivalvia - Thraciida - Cleidothaeridae

Taxonomy
Cleidothaerus was named by Stutchbury (1830) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 899]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Cleidothaeridae by Vokes (1980) and Lamprell and Healy (1998); and to Pholadomyoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1830Cleidothaerus Stutchbury
1980Cleidothaerus Vokes p. 207
1998Cleidothaerus Lamprell and Healy p. 220
2002Cleidothaerus Sepkoski, Jr.

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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
PoromyataRidewood 1903
orderThraciida
superfamilyThracioideaStoliczka 1870
familyCleidothaeridaeHedley 1918
genusCleidothaerusStutchbury 1830

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