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Arcopagia (Bertinella) altera

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Tellinidae

Taxonomy
Tellina altera was named by Deshayes (1857) [DISTRIBUTION: Eocene; western Europe.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Arcopagia altera by Piccoli and Savazzi (1983); it was recombined as Arcopagia (Bertinella) altera by Le Renard and Pacaud (1995).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1857Tellina altera Deshayes pp. 338-339 figs. pl. 26, fig. 8-11
1983Arcopagia altera Piccoli and Savazzi
1995Arcopagia (Bertinella) altera Le Renard and Pacaud p. 69

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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
genusArcopagiaLeach 1827
subgenusBertinellaGilbert and van de Poel 1968
speciesaltera()

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