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Glossites

Bivalvia - Modiomorphida - Modiomorphidae

Taxonomy
Glossites was named by Hall (1885) [Sepkoski's age data: D l C Tour]. It is not extant. Its type is Glossites lingualis.

It was assigned to Grammysiidae by Vokes (1980); to Pholadomyoida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Modiomorphidae by Amler (2010).

Species
G. lingualis (type species)
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1885Glossites Hall
1980Glossites Vokes p. 202
2002Glossites Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Glossites Amler p. 23

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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
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderModiomorphida(Newell 1969)
superfamilyModiomorphoidea(Miller 1877)
familyModiomorphidae
genusGlossitesHall 1885

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