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Deceptrix banksi

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Cardiolariidae

Taxonomy
Deceptrix banksi was named by Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson (1977). Its type specimen is UT 94494, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Locality 74. Bubs hill, south of Lyell Highway, 19 kilometers east-southeast of Queenstown, which is in a Gisbornian transition zone/lower shoreface limestone in the Gordon Limestone Formation of Australia.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Deceptrix banksi Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson p. 12 figs. pl. 7 f. 1-3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
RankNameAuthor
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculiformiiDall 1889
orderNuculida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyNuculoidea(Gray 1824)
familyCardiolariidae
genusDeceptrix
speciesbanksi

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available