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  1. Superclass Aplacophora
  2. Class Bivalvia
  3. Class Caudofoveata
  4. Class Cephalopoda
  5. Class Gastropoda
  6. Class Monoplacophora
  7. Class Polyplacophora
  8. Class Scaphopoda
  9. Class Solenogastres
  10. Class Amphineura accepted as Aculifera
  11. Subclass Chaetodermomorpha accepted as Caudofoveata
  12. Class Conchifera accepted as Bivalvia (synonym)
  13. Class Lamellibranchiata accepted as Bivalvia (synonym)
  14. Class Loricata accepted as Polyplacophora (synonym)
  15. Class Pelecypoda accepted as Bivalvia (synonym)
  16. Subphylum Placophora accepted as Polyplacophora
  17. Class Polyplaxiphora accepted as Polyplacophora
  18. Class Solenoconchia accepted as Scaphopoda
  19. Subphylum Aculifera (presumably paraphyletic taxon)
  20. Subphylum Conchifera
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Not documented
WoRMS (2024). Mollusca. Accessed at: on 2024-07-14
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context source (PeRMS) Ramírez, R.; Paredes, C.; Arenas, J. (2003). Moluscos del Perú. <em>Revista de Biologia Tropical.</em> 51(supplement 3): 225-284. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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]   

additional source Ponder, W. F., Linberg, D. L. & Ponder, J. M. (2019). Biology and Evolution of the Mollusca. <em>CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida.</em> Vol. 1. [details]   

additional source Ponder, W. F., Lindberg, D. L. & Ponder, J. M. (2020). Biology and Evolution of the Mollusca. <em>CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida.</em> Vol. 2. [details]   
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