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Caribachlamys mildredae

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinidae

Taxonomy
Pecten (Chlamys) imbricatus mildredae was named by Bayer (1941) [DISTRIBUTION: Recent; Florida.]. It is extant. Its type specimen is USNM 598977, a shell.

It was recombined as Pecten (Chlamys) mildredae by Bayer (1943); it was recombined as Chlamys mildredae by Abbott (1954); it was recombined as Caribachlamys mildredae by Waller (1993).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1941Pecten (Chlamys) imbricatus mildredae Bayer p. 46 figs. pl. 3, figs. 16, 17
1943Pecten (Chlamys) mildredae Bayer p. 110
1954Chlamys mildredae Abbott p. 363
1993Caribachlamys mildredae Waller p. 225

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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
speciesmildredae(Bayer 1941)

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