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Cryptopecten vesiculosus

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinidae

Taxonomy
Pecten vesiculosus was named by Dunker (1877) [DISTRIBUTION: Pliocene-Recent; North Pacific.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Aequipecten vesiculosus by Hatai and Nisiyama (1952) and Hayasaka (1973); it was recombined as Chlamys vesiculosa by MacNeil (1965); it was recombined as Cryptopecten vesiculosus by Masuda and Noda (1976).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1877Pecten vesiculosus Dunker
1952Aequipecten vesiculosus Hatai and Nisiyama
1965Chlamys vesiculosa MacNeil
1973Aequipecten vesiculosus Hayasaka p. 102
1976Cryptopecten vesiculosus Masuda and Noda

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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
subfamilyChlamydinaevon Teppner 1922
genusCryptopectenDall et al. 1938
speciesvesiculosus(Dunker 1877)

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