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Manticula problematica

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Pergamidiidae

Taxonomy
Mytilus problematicus was named by Zittel (1864). It is the type species of Manticula.

It was recombined as Manticula problematica by Waterhouse (1960).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1864Mytilus problematicus Zittel p. 28 figs. Pl 8, figs 1a,b
1917Mytilus mirabilis Trechmann p. 202 figs. Pl 20, figs 9a,b
1918Mytilus mirabilis Trechmann p. 202 figs. Pl 20, figs 9a,b
1923Mytilus mirabilis Krumbeck
1960Mytilus trechmanni Waterhouse p. 426
1960Manticula problematica Waterhouse p. 429 figs. 1-4,26-30

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
RankNameAuthor
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderOstreida(FĂ«russac 1822)
suborderMalleidinaGray 1854
superfamilyPterioideaGray 1847
familyPergamidiidaeCox 1964
genusManticula
speciesproblematica(Zittel 1864)

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