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Caryocorbula dominicensis

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Corbulidae

Taxonomy
Corbula dominicensis was named by Gabb (1873) [DISTRIBUTION: Early-Middle Miocene; circum-Caribbean.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Corbula (Cuneocorbula) dominicensis by Maury (1917); it was recombined as Corbula (Caryocorbula) dominicensis by Anderson (1996); it was recombined as Caryocorbula dominicensis by Hendy et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1873Corbula dominicensis Gabb p. 247
1917Corbula (Cuneocorbula) dominicensis Maury p. 232
1996Corbula (Caryocorbula) dominicensis Anderson p. 14
2008Caryocorbula dominicensis Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
RankNameAuthor
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderPholadiformiiGray 1854
orderPholadidaGray 1854
superfamilyMyoidea(Lamarck 1809)
familyCorbulidaeLamarck 1818
genusCaryocorbula(Gardner 1926)
speciesdominicensis(Gabb 1873)

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