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Propeamussium atkinsoni

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Propeamussiidae

Taxonomy
Amusium atkinsoni was named by Johnston (1880) [DISTRIBUTION: Late Oligocene-Early Miocene; Tasmania.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Propeamussium atkinsoni by Darragh (1970).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1880Amusium atkinsoni Johnston p. 41
1970Propeamussium atkinsoni Darragh p. 131

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
RankNameAuthor
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
suborderEntoliidina
superfamilyEntolioideaTeppner 1922
familyPropeamussiidaeAbbott 1954
genusPropeamussiumde Gregorio 1884
speciesatkinsoni(Johnston 1880)

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