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Tulongella

Bivalvia - Pandorida - Laternulidae

Taxonomy
Tulongella was named by Chen and Chen (1976) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr u Sepkoski's reference number: ZR80]. It is not extant. Its type is Tulongella xizangensis.

It was assigned to Bivalvia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Laternulidae by Chen and Chen (1976), Fang et al. (2009) and Ros-Franch et al. (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1976Tulongella Chen and Chen
2002Tulongella Sepkoski, Jr.
2009Tulongella Fang et al.
2014Tulongella Ros-Franch et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Gray 1854)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
PoromyataRidewood 1903
orderPandoridaStewart 1930
superfamilyPandoroidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyLaternulidaeHedley 1918
genusTulongellaChen and Chen 1976

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