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Plectomya

Bivalvia - Pandorida - Laternulidae

Taxonomy
Plectomya was named by Loriol (1868) [Sepkoski's age data: J Kimm-u K Maes Sepkoski's reference number: 159,991]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Laternulidae by Vokes (1980); and to Pholadomyoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1868Plectomya Loriol
1980Plectomya Vokes p. 208
2002Plectomya 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
orderPandoridaStewart 1930
superfamilyPandoroidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyLaternulidaeHedley 1918
genusPlectomyaLoriol 1868

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