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Lithiotis

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Plicatostylidae

Taxonomy
Lithiotis was named by Gümbel (1871). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Isognomidae by Carter (1990).

Species
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1871Lithiotis Gümbel
1930Plicatostylus Lupher and Packard
1990Lithiotis Carter
2002Plicatostylus Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Plicatostylus Bouchet et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderOstreida(Fërussac 1822)
suborderMalleidinaGray 1854
superfamilyPterioideaGray 1847
familyPlicatostylidaeLupher and Packard 1929
genusLithiotisGümbel 1871

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