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Aequipecten tehuelchus

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinidae

Taxonomy
Pecten tehuelchus was named by d'Orbigny (1842) [DISTRIBUTION: Quaternary-Recent; Argentina.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Pecten (Chlamys) tehuelchus by d'Orbigny (1846) and da Silva Forti (1969); it was recombined as Aequipecten tehuelchus by Clavijo et al. (2005) and Rosenberg (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1842Pecten tehuelchus d'Orbigny
1846Pecten (Chlamys) tehuelchus d'Orbigny p. 662 figs. pl. 85, fig. 21-24
1969Pecten (Chlamys) tehuelchus da Silva Forti p. 71
2005Aequipecten tehuelchus Clavijo et al. p. 394
2005Aequipecten tehuelchus Rosenberg

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
suborderPectinidina(Adams and Adams 1858)
superfamilyPectinoideaRafinesque 1815
PectinoidaeRafinesque 1815
familyPectinidaeWilkes 1810
subfamilyChlamydinaevon Teppner 1922
genusAequipectenFischer 1886
speciestehuelchus(d'Orbigny 1842)

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