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Tucetona pectinata

Bivalvia - Arcida - Glycymerididae

Taxonomy
Arca pectinata was named by Gmelin (1791) [DISTRIBUTION: Pleistocene-Recent; Western Atlantic.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Glycymeris pectinata by Woodring et al. (1924); it was recombined as Glycymeris (Tucetona) pectinata by Woodring (1973); it was recombined as Tucetona pectinata by Richards et al. (1969), Tschudin (2001) and Hendy et al. (2008).

Subspecies
Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1791Arca pectinata Gmelin
1924Glycymeris pectinata Woodring and et al.
1969Tucetona pectinata Richards et al. p. 4
1973Glycymeris (Tucetona) pectinata Woodring p. 520
2001Tucetona pectinata Tschudin p. 669
2008Tucetona pectinata Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
ArcioniGray 1854
orderArcida(Stoliczka 1871)
superfamilyArcoidea(Lamarck 1809)
familyGlycymerididaeNewton 1922
genusTucetonaIredale 1939
speciespectinata(Gmelin 1791)

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