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Spondylus rotundatus

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Spondylidae

Taxonomy
Spondylus rotundatus was named by Heilprin (1887) [DISTRIBUTION: Pliocene-Pleistocene; Florida.]. It is not a trace fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1887Spondylus rotundatus Heilprin p. 93 figs. pl. 14, fig. 33
1958Spondylus rotundatus DuBar p. 161

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
RankNameAuthor
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
suborderPectinidina(Adams and Adams 1858)
superfamilyPectinoideaRafinesque 1815
PectinoidaeRafinesque 1815
familySpondylidaeGray 1826
genusSpondylusLinnaeus 1758
speciesrotundatusHeilprin 1887

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