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Myochamidae

Bivalvia - Thraciida - Myochamidae

Taxonomy
Myochamidae was named by Carpenter (1861) [m. kosnik taxon no: 5061]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Pandoracea by Vokes (1980); to Anomalodesmata by Bieler and Mikkelsen (2006); to Myochamoidea by Nevesskaja (2009); and to Thracioidea by Carter et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1861Myochamidae Carpenter
1980Myochamidae Vokes p. 209
2006Myochamidae Bieler and Mikkelsen p. 231
2009Myochamidae Nevesskaja
2011Myochamidae 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
PoromyataRidewood 1903
orderThraciida
superfamilyThracioideaStoliczka 1870
familyMyochamidaeCarpenter 1861
familyMyochamidaeCarpenter 1861

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