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Carditella aldrichi

Bivalvia - Carditida - Carditidae

Taxonomy
Pleuromeris aldrichi was named by Harris (1919). Its type specimen is USNM 646501, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Cardita aldrichi by Casey (1903); it was recombined as Venericardia (Pleuromeris) aldrichi by Palmer and Brann (1965); it was recombined as Carditella aldrichi by Dockery (1982) and Dockery (1982).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1903Cardita aldrichi Casey p. 264
1919Pleuromeris aldrichi Harris p. 95 figs. pl. 32, figs. 26-29
1965Venericardia (Pleuromeris) aldrichi Palmer and Brann
1982Carditella aldrichi Dockery

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CarditioniDall 1889
orderCarditida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyCrassatelloidea(FĂ©russac 1822)
familyCarditidaeFleming 1820
subfamilyCarditamerinaeChavan 1969
genusCarditellaSmith 1881
speciesaldrichi()

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