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Promytilus mytiliformis

Bivalvia - Mytilida - Mytilidae

Taxonomy
Modiomorpha mytiliformis was named by Etheridge (1892).

It was recombined as Promytilus mytiliformis by Waterhouse (1980).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1892Modiomorpha mytiliformis Etheridge p. 273 figs. Pl 14, fig 5; pl 41, fig 4
1980Promytilus mytiliformis Waterhouse p. 106 figs. 2.1-2.4,2.6,2.8,3.1

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
MytilomorphiFerussac 1822
orderMytilida(Rafinesque 1815)
superfamilyMytiloideaRafinesque 1815
familyMytilidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyModiolinae(Termier and Termier 1950)
genusPromytilus
speciesmytiliformis(Etheridge 1892)

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