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Malleidae

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Malleidae

Taxonomy
Malleidae was named by Lamarck (1819) [m. kosnik taxon no: 5113]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Pteriacea by Vokes (1980); to Pterioida by El Qot (2006); to Malleoidea by Nevesskaja (2009); and to Pterioidea by Bieler and Mikkelsen (2006) and Carter et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1819Malleidae Lamarck
1980Malleidae Vokes p. 45
2006Malleidae Bieler and Mikkelsen p. 229
2006Malleidae El Qot p. 32
2009Malleidae Nevesskaja
2011Malleidae Carter et al. p. 9

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderOstreida(FĂ«russac 1822)
suborderMalleidinaGray 1854
superfamilyPterioideaGray 1847
familyMalleidaeLamarck 1819
familyMalleidaeLamarck 1819

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