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Erycinidae

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Erycinidae

Taxonomy
Erycinidae was named by Gray (1847) [m. kosnik taxon no: 5171]. It is extant.

It was synonymized subjectively with Lasaeidae by Parker (1982).

It was assigned to Galeommatacea by Vokes (1980) and Beu et al. (1990); to Leptonacea by Maxwell (1992); to Leptonoidea by Marquet (2005); and to Kellioidea by Nevesskaja (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Erycinidae Gray
1980Erycinidae Vokes p. 110
1990Erycinidae Beu et al. p. 397
1992Erycinidae Maxwell p. 71
2005Erycinidae Marquet
2009Erycinidae Nevesskaja

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
RankNameAuthor
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
Veneroidei(Gray 1854)
superfamilyLeptonoidea(Gray 1847)
familyErycinidaeGray 1847
familyErycinidaeGray 1847

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