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Rochefortia dawsoni

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Lasaeidae

Taxonomy
Montacuta dawsoni was named by Jeffreys (1864) [DISTRIBUTION: Pleistocene-Recent; Arctic.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Rochefortia dawsoni by Hendy et al. (2008).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1864Montacuta dawsoni Jeffreys
2008Rochefortia dawsoni Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
RankNameAuthor
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderLeptonidinaDall 1889
superfamilyGaleommatoidea(Gray 1840)
familyLasaeidaeGray 1842
genusRochefortiaVelain 1877
speciesdawsoni(Jeffreys 1864)

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