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Palaeomutelidae

Bivalvia - Actinodontida - Palaeomutelidae

Taxonomy
Palaeomutelidae was named by Weir (1967) [m. kosnik taxon no: 5128].

It was synonymized subjectively with Palaeanodontidae by Nevesskaja (2009).

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1967Palaeomutelidae Weir
1980Palaeomutelidae Vokes p. 72
2011Palaeomutelidae Carter et al. p. 13

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CarditioniDall 1889
orderActinodontida()
superfamilyPalaeomuteloideaLahusen 1897
familyPalaeomutelidaeWeir 1967
familyPalaeomutelidaeWeir 1967

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