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Amiantis mathewsoni

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Taxonomy
Chione mathewsonii was named by Gabb (1866) [DISTRIBUTION: Late Oligocene; Pacific Coast, North America.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Antigona (Artena) mathewsonii by Clark (1918); it was recombined as Amiantis mathewsoni by Addicott (1973).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1866Chione mathewsonii Gabb p. 23 figs. pl. 5, fig. 39
1918Antigona (Artena) mathewsonii Clark pp. 143-144
1973Amiantis mathewsoni Addicott p. 35

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
Veneroidei(Gray 1854)
VeneroiteiGray 1854
superfamilyVeneroidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyVeneridaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyCallocardiinae(Dall 1895)
genusAmiantisCarpenter 1863
speciesmathewsoni(Gabb 1866)

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