MolluscaBase taxon details


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Class Bivalvia
Class Caudofoveata
Class Cephalopoda
Class Cricoconarida †
Class Gastropoda
Class Monoplacophora
Class Polyplacophora
Class Rostroconchia †
Class Scaphopoda
Class Solenogastres

Class Mollusca incertae sedis (temporary name)

Subphylum Aculifera (presumably paraphyletic taxon)
Subphylum Conchifera
Subphylum Placophora

Class Amphineura (Name no longer in use, includes Polyplacophora + Solenogastres + Caudofoveata.)
Subclass Chaetodermomorpha accepted as Caudofoveata
Class Conchifera accepted as Bivalvia (synonym)
Class Lamellibranchiata accepted as Bivalvia (synonym)
Class Loricata accepted as Polyplacophora (synonym)
Class Pelecypoda accepted as Bivalvia (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2021). Mollusca. Accessed at: on 2022-01-17
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basis of record Margulis, L.; Schwartz, K.V. (1998). Five Kingdoms: an illustrated guide to the Phyla of life on earth. 3rd edition. Freeman: New York, NY (USA). ISBN 0-7167-3027-8. xx, 520 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Ponder W.F. & Lindberg D.R. (eds.) 2008. Phylogeny and Evolution of the Mollusca. University of California Press, Berkeley, 488 pp.  [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
To Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (YPM IZ 101708)
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