Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Desertellidae (disused)

Bivalvia - Trigoniida - Desertellidae

Taxonomy
Desertellidae was named by Dechauseaux (1946) [m. kosnik taxon no: 5133].

It was assigned to Unionacea by Vokes (1980); and to Trigonodoidea by Nevesskaja (2009) and Carter et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1946Desertellidae Dechauseaux
1980Desertellidae Vokes p. 95
2009Desertellidae Nevesskaja
2011Desertellidae Carter et al. p. 12

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
UniomorphiGray 1854
UnioniGray 1854
UnionataGray 1854
orderTrigoniida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyTrigonodoideaModell 1942
familyDesertellidaeDechauseaux 1946
familyDesertellidaeDechauseaux 1946

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