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Mutelidae

Bivalvia - Unionida - Mutelidae

Taxonomy
Mutelidae was named by Swainson (1840) [m. kosnik taxon no: 5136].

It was assigned to Unionacea by Vokes (1980); and to Etherioidea by Nevesskaja (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1840Mutelidae Swainson
1980Mutelidae Vokes p. 92
2009Mutelidae Nevesskaja

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
UniomorphiGray 1854
UnioniGray 1854
UnionataGray 1854
orderUnionida(Stoliczka 1871)
suborderUnionidinaGray 1854
superfamilyUnionoidea(Fleming 1828)
familyMutelidaeSwainson 1840
familyMutelidaeSwainson 1840

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