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Etheriidae (disused)

Bivalvia - Unionida - Etheriidae

Taxonomy
Etheriidae was named by Deshayes (1830) [m. kosnik taxon no: 5134]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Unionacea by Vokes (1980); to Etherioidea by Bieler and Mikkelsen (2006) and Nevesskaja (2009); and to Mullerioidea by Carter et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1830Etheriidae Deshayes
1980Etheriidae Vokes p. 94
2006Etheriidae Bieler and Mikkelsen p. 230
2009Etheriidae Nevesskaja
2011Etheriidae Carter et al. p. 13

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
UniomorphiGray 1854
UnioniGray 1854
UnionataGray 1854
orderUnionida(Stoliczka 1871)
suborderUnionidinaGray 1854
superfamilyMullerioideaDeshayes 1832
familyEtheriidaeDeshayes 1830
familyEtheriidaeDeshayes 1830

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