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Tuarangiida

Bivalvia - Tuarangiida

Taxonomy
Tuarangioida was named by MacKinnon (1982) [Nevesskaja assigns this to incertae superordinis.]. It is not extant.

It was corrected as Tuarangiida by Carter et al. (2011).

It was assigned to Mollusca by Sepkoski (2002); to Bivalvia by Nevesskaja (2009); and to Euprotobranchia by Carter et al. (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1982Tuarangioida MacKinnon
2002Tuarangioida Sepkoski, Jr.
2009Tuarangioida Nevesskaja
2011Tuarangiida Carter et al. p. 4

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
EuprotobranchiaNevesskaja 2009
orderTuarangiida(MacKinnon 1982)
orderTuarangiida(MacKinnon 1982)

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