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Bransonia

Rostroconchia - Conocardiida - Bransoniidae

Taxonomy
Bransonia was named by Pojeta and Runnegar (1976) [Sepkoski's age data: O Trem-l P Guad-u Sepkoski's reference number: 542,1066]. It is not extant. Its type is Bransonia wilsoni. It is the type genus of Bransoniidae.

It was assigned to Bransoniidae by Pojeta and Runnegar (1976); and to Conocardioida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1976Bransonia Pojeta and Runnegar
2002Bransonia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classRostroconchia
orderConocardiida()
superfamilyConocardioideaMiller 1889
familyBransoniidae
genusBransonia

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