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Aphrodina plana

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Taxonomy
Venus plana was named by Sowerby (1813).

It was recombined as Aphrodina plana by Quarto di Palo (1970).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1813Venus plana Sowerby p. 58 figs. Pl. 20, Fig. 2-3
1970Aphrodina plana Quarto di Palo p. 111 figs. Pl. 15, Fig. 6

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
Veneroidei(Gray 1854)
VeneroiteiGray 1854
superfamilyVeneroidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyVeneridaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyCallocardiinae(Dall 1895)
genusAphrodinaConrad 1869
speciesplana(Sowerby 1813)

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