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Crassatellites (Crassatellites) altaspissus

Bivalvia - Carditida - Crassatellidae

Taxonomy
Crassatellites (Crassatellites) altaspissus was named by Woodring (1925) [DISTRIBUTION: Early Pliocene; Caribbean.]. Its type specimen is USNM 352797, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1925Crassatellites (Crassatellites) altaspissus Woodring p. 95 figs. pl. 11, figs. 16, 17

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CarditioniDall 1889
orderCarditida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyCrassatelloidea(Férussac 1822)
familyCrassatellidaeFérussac 1822
genusCrassatellitesLamarck 1799
subgenusCrassatellitesKrueger 1823
speciesaltaspissus

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