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Angulus texanus

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Tellinidae

Taxonomy
Tellina texana was named by Dall (1900) [DISTRIBUTION: Plesitocene-Recent; Western Atlantic.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Angulus texanus by Hendy et al. (2008).

Synonyms
  • Tellina sayi was named by Dall (1900) [DISTRIBUTION: Late Pliocene-Recent; Western Atlantic.]. It is extant.

    It was recombined as Tellina (Moerella) sayi by Gardner (1943); it was synonymized subjectively with Angulus texanus by Hendy et al. (2008).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1900Tellina texana Dall
1900Tellina sayi Dall p. 1034
1943Tellina (Moerella) sayi Gardner p. 95
2008Angulus texanus Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
CardioideiFerussac 1822
superfamilyTellinoidea(Blainville 1814)
familyTellinidaeBlainville 1814
subfamilyTellininaeBlainville 1814
genusAngulusMegerle 1811
speciestexanus(Dall 1900)

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