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Schizodus cardissa

Bivalvia - Trigoniida - Schizodidae

Taxonomy
Myophoria cardissa was named by Waagen (1881). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Road from Katwahi to Shahpur, middle part, Upper Productus-limestone, Salt Range, which is in a Changhsingian marine sandstone in the Chhidru Formation of Pakistan.

It was recombined as Schizodus cardissa by Reed (1944).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1881Myophoria cardissa Waagen p. 244 figs. Pl 24, figs 10,11
1944Schizodus cardissa Reed

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
UniomorphiGray 1854
UnioniGray 1854
UnionataGray 1854
orderTrigoniida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyTrigonioideaLamarck 1819
familySchizodidae
genusSchizodus
speciescardissa()

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