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Limopsis belcheri

Bivalvia - Arcida - Limopsidae

Taxonomy
Pectunculus belcheri was named by Adams and Reeve (1850) [DISTRIBUTION: Middle Miocene-Recent; Indo-Pacific.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Limopsis belcheri by Tate (1886).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1850Pectunculus belcheri Adams and Reeve p. 76 figs. fig. 5
1886Limopsis belcheri Tate p. 134

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
ArcioniGray 1854
orderArcida(Stoliczka 1871)
superfamilyLimopsoideaDall 1895
familyLimopsidaeDall 1895
genusLimopsisSassi 1827
speciesbelcheri(Adams and Reeve 1850)

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