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Fordillidae

Bivalvia - Fordillida - Fordillidae

Taxonomy
Fordillidae was named by Pojeta (1975) [m. kosnik taxon no: 5020]. Its type is Fordilla. It was considered paraphyletic by Carter et al. (2011).

It was assigned to Fordilloida by Pojeta (1975) and Vokes (1980); to Mytiloida by Elicki (1994); and to Fordilloidea by Nevesskaja (2009) and Carter et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1975Fordillidae Pojeta p. 366
1980Fordillidae Vokes p. 100
1994Fordillidae Elicki p. 80
2009Fordillidae Nevesskaja
2011Fordillidae Carter et al. p. 5

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classBivalvia
EuprotobranchiaNevesskaja 2009
orderFordillida()
superfamilyFordilloideaPojeta 1975
familyFordillidae
familyFordillidae

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