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Mimachlamys nobilis

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinidae

Taxonomy
Pecten nobilis was named by Reeve (1852) [DISTRIBUTION: Neogene-Recent; Indo-Pacific.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Chlamys nobilis by Foster (1965); it was recombined as Chlamys (Mimachlamys) nobilis by Rosenberg et al. (2006); it was recombined as Mimachlamys nobilis by Hendy (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Pecten nobilis Reeve
1965Chlamys nobilis Foster
2006Chlamys (Mimachlamys) nobilis Rosenberg et al.
2007Mimachlamys nobilis Hendy

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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)
suborderPectinidina(Adams and Adams 1858)
superfamilyPectinoideaRafinesque 1815
PectinoidaeRafinesque 1815
familyPectinidaeWilkes 1810
genusMimachlamysRöding 1798
speciesnobilis(Reeve 1852)

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