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Palaeocarditidae

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Palaeocarditidae

Taxonomy
Palaeocarditinae was named by Chavan (1969) [m. kosnik taxon no: 9252].

It was reranked as the family Palaeocarditidae by Carter et al. (2011).

It was assigned to Carditidae by Vokes (1980); and to Cardiidina by Carter et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1969Palaeocarditinae Chavan
1980Palaeocarditinae Vokes p. 118
2011Palaeocarditidae Carter et al. p. 15

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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
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
familyPalaeocarditidae(Chavan 1969)
familyPalaeocarditidae(Chavan 1969)

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