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Myidae (softshell clam)

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Myidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1809Myidae Lamarck
1980Myidae Vokes p. 180
1987Myidae Ward and Blackwelder p. 130
1992Myidae Ward p. 111
2000Myidae Coan et al. p. 466
2006Myidae Rosenberg et al.
2009Myidae Nevesskaja
2011Myidae Carter et al. p. 18

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderPholadiformiiGray 1854
orderPholadidaGray 1854
superfamilyMyoidea(Lamarck 1809)
familyMyidaeLamarck 1809
familyMyidaeLamarck 1809

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
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