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Claibornites (Claibornites) diegoensis

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Taxonomy
Lucina diegoensis was named by Dickerson (1916) [DISTRIBUTION: Eocene; Pacific coast, North America.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Phacoides diegoensis by Beal (1948); it was recombined as Claibornites (Claibornites) diegoensis by Moore (1988).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1916Lucina diegoensis Dickerson p. 484 figs. pl. 37, figs. 1a, 1b
1948Phacoides diegoensis Beal
1988Claibornites (Claibornites) diegoensis Moore p. D20

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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
LucinidiaGray 1854
orderLucinida(Stoliczka 1871)
superfamilyLucinoideaFleming 1828
familyLucinidaeFleming 1828
subfamilyMilthinaeChavan 1969
genusClaibornitesStewart 1930
subgenusClaibornitesStewart 1930
speciesdiegoensis(Dickerson 1916)

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