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Montacutona

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Montacutidae

Taxonomy
Montacutona was named by Yamamoto (1959) [m. kosnik taxon no: 8646].

It was assigned to Montacutidae by Vokes (1980); and to Galeommatidae by Lamprell and Healy (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1959Montacutona Yamamoto
1980Montacutona Vokes p. 112
1998Montacutona Lamprell and Healy p. 160

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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)
familyMontacutidaeClark 1855
genusMontacutonaYamamoto 1959

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