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Caribachlamys ornatus

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinidae

Taxonomy
Pecten ornatus was named by Lamarck (1819) [DISTRIBUTION: Recent; Western Atlantic.]. It is extant. Its type specimen is GNH 1088/75, a shell.

It was recombined as Chlamys ornatus by Verrill and Bush (1897); it was recombined as Pecten (Chlamys) ornatus by Dall (1898); it was recombined as Caribachlamys ornatus by Waller (1993).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1819Pecten ornatus Lamarck
1897Chlamys ornatus Verrill and Bush p. 59
1898Pecten (Chlamys) ornatus Dall pp. 715-716
1993Caribachlamys ornatus Waller p. 217

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
suborderPectinidina(Adams and Adams 1858)
superfamilyPectinoideaRafinesque 1815
PectinoidaeRafinesque 1815
familyPectinidaeWilkes 1810
subfamilyPedinaeBronn 1862
tribeCrassadomini
genusCaribachlamys
speciesornatus(Lamarck 1819)

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