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Kelliidae

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Kelliidae

Taxonomy
Kelliidae was named by Forbes and Hanley (1849) [m. kosnik taxon no: 5173]. It is extant.

It was synonymized subjectively with Lasaeidae by Parker (1982) and Coan et al. (2000).

It was assigned to Leptonacea by Dockery (1982); to Galeommatacea by Vokes (1980) and Beu et al. (1990); to Leptonoidea by Marquet (2005); and to Kellioidea by Nevesskaja (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Kelliidae Forbes and Hanley
1980Kelliidae Vokes p. 109
1982Kelliidae Dockery p. 62
1990Kelliidae Beu et al. p. 397
2005Kelliidae Marquet
2009Kelliidae 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)
familyKelliidaeForbes and Hanley 1849
familyKelliidaeForbes and Hanley 1849

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