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Polidevciinae

Bivalvia - Protobranchia

Taxonomy
Polidevciinae was named by Kumpera et al. (1960).

It was reranked as the family Polidevciidae by Bouchet et al. (2010) and Ros-Franch et al. (2014).

It was assigned to Bivalvia by Kumpera et al. (1960); and to Nuculanoidea by Bouchet et al. (2010), Carter et al. (2011) and Ros-Franch et al. (2014).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1960Polidevciinae Kumpera et al.
1967Phestiinae Logan
1978Phestiinae Yancey p. 326
2010Polidevciidae Bouchet et al.
2011Polidevciinae Carter et al. p. 6
2014Polidevciidae Ros-Franch et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classBivalvia
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculaniformiiCarter et al. 2000
orderNuculanida(Carter et al. 2000)
superfamilyNuculanoideaAdams and Adams 1858
subfamilyPolidevciinaeKumpera et al. 1960
subfamilyPolidevciinaeKumpera et al. 1960

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