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Plesiocyprinella

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Mactromyidae

Taxonomy
Plesiocyprinella was named by Holdhaus (1918) [Sepkoski's age data: P Guad-u Sepkoski's reference number: 108].

It was assigned to Mactromyidae by Cox et al. (1969); and to Pholadomyoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1918Plesiocyprinella Holdhaus
1969Plesiocyprinella Cox et al. p. 512
2002Plesiocyprinella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
LucinidiaGray 1854
orderLucinida(Stoliczka 1871)
superfamilyLucinoideaFleming 1828
familyMactromyidaeCox 1929
genusPlesiocyprinellaHoldhaus 1918

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