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Dentalium

Scaphopoda - Dentaliida - Dentaliidae

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Dentalium Linnaeus p. 785
1904Dentalium Martin p. 271
1925Dentalium Mansfield p. 62
1935Dentalium Oostingh p. 120
1947Dentalium Gardner p. 624
1973Dentalium Marasti p. 113
1976Dentalium Moore p. 41
1984Dentalium Pugaczewska p. 54
1986Dentalium Kensley and Pether p. 209
1992Dentalium Perrilliat p. 28
1999Dentalium Wienrich p. 263
2001Dentalium Wells and Houston p. 95
2002Dentalium Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Dentalium Rohr et al.
2008Dentalium Reynolds and Steiner p. 147 figs. Table 7.1

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classScaphopodaBronn 1862
orderDentaliidaDa Costa 1776
familyDentaliidaeGray 1834
genusDentalium

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.

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