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Tucetona acuticostata

Bivalvia - Arcida - Glycymerididae

Taxonomy
Pectunculus acuticostatus was named by Sowerby (1849) [DISTRIBUTION: Miocene-Pliocene; Caribbean.]. It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Axinea acuticostata by Gabb (1873); it was recombined as Glycymeris acuticostatus by Brown and Pilsbry (1911); it was recombined as Glycymeris acuticostata by Maury (1917) and Maury (1920); it was recombined as Tucetona acuticostata by Hendy et al. (2008).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Pectunculus acuticostatus Sowerby p. 53 figs. pl. 10, fig. 13
1850Pectunculus acuticostatus Sowerby p. 53 figs. pl. 10, fig. 13
1873Axinea acuticostata Gabb p. 255
1911Glycymeris acuticostatus Brown and Pilsbry p. 364
1917Glycymeris acuticostata Maury p. 180
1920Glycymeris acuticostata Maury p. 12
2008Tucetona acuticostata Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
ArcioniGray 1854
orderArcida(Stoliczka 1871)
superfamilyArcoidea(Lamarck 1809)
familyGlycymerididaeNewton 1922
genusTucetonaIredale 1939
speciesacuticostata(Sowerby 1849)

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