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Callanaitis allporti

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Taxonomy
Venus allporti was named by Tenison Woods (1876) [DISTRIBUTION: Miocene; Southeastern Australia.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Chione allporti by Tate (1887); it was recombined as Callanaitis allporti by Darragh (1970).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1876Venus allporti Tenison Woods p. 26 figs. pl. 10
1887Chione allporti Tate
1970Callanaitis allporti Darragh p. 130

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
Veneroidei(Gray 1854)
VeneroiteiGray 1854
superfamilyVeneroidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyVeneridaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyVenerinaeRafinesque 1815
genusCallanaitisMörch 1853
speciesallporti()

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