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Eopteria

Rostroconchia - Conocardiida - Eopteriidae

Taxonomy
Eopteria was named by Billings (1865) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Trep-u O Cara-l Sepkoski's reference number: 542]. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Eopteriidae, Eopterioidea.

It was assigned to Eopteriidae by Miller (1889) and Pojeta and Runnegar (1976); and to Conocardioida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Eopteria Billings
1889Eopteria Miller
1976Eopteria Pojeta and Runnegar p. 48
2002Eopteria Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classRostroconchia
orderConocardiida()
superfamilyEopterioidea
familyEopteriidae
genusEopteria

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