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Glossidae

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Glossidae

Taxonomy
Glossidae was named by Gray (1847) [m. kosnik taxon no: 5178]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Glossacea by Vokes (1980); and to Glossoidea by Ward (1992), Nevesskaja (2009) and Carter et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Glossidae Gray
1980Glossidae Vokes p. 160
1992Glossidae Ward p. 97
2009Glossidae Nevesskaja
2011Glossidae Carter et al. p. 16

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