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Paramegalodus eupalliatum

Bivalvia - Megalodontida - Megalodontidae

Taxonomy
Dicerocardium eupalliatum was named by Frech (1912). It is the type species of Paramegalodus.

It was recombined as Paramegalodus eupalliatum by Cox et al. (1969).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1904Dicerocardium eupalliatum Frech
1912Dicerocardium eupalliatum Frech
1969Paramegalodus eupalliatum Cox et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Gray 1854)
RankNameAuthor
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderMegalodontidaStarobogatov 1992
superfamilyMegalodontoidea(Morris 1853)
familyMegalodontidaeMorris 1853
genusParamegalodusCox 1969
specieseupalliatum()

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