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Eucrassatella (Eucrassatella) speciosa

Bivalvia - Carditida - Crassatellidae

Taxonomy
Crassatella speciosa was named by Adams (1854) [DISTRIBUTION: Pleistocene-Recent; Western Atlantic.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Eucrassatella (Eucrassatella) speciosa by Woodring (1982).

Synonyms
  • Crassatella gibbesii was named by Tuomey and Holmes (1856) [DISTRIBUTION: Pliocene-Pleistocene; Western Atlantic.]. It is not a trace fossil.

    It was recombined as Crassatellites (Scambula) gibbesii by Dall (1903); it was recombined as Crassatellites (Crassatellites) gibbesii by Mansfield (1932); it was recombined as Eucrassatella gibbesii by DuBar (1958); it was synonymized subjectively with Eucrassatella (Eucrassatella) speciosa by Woodring (1982).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1854Crassatella speciosa Adams p. 94
1856Crassatella gibbesii Tuomey and Holmes p. 74 figs. pl. 20, fig. 9, 10
1903Crassatellites (Scambula) gibbesii Dall pp. 1474, 1475
1932Crassatellites (Crassatellites) gibbesii Mansfield p. 80
1958Eucrassatella gibbesii DuBar p. 163
1982Eucrassatella (Eucrassatella) speciosa Woodring p. 633

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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(Férussac 1822)
familyCrassatellidaeFérussac 1822
genusEucrassatellaIredale 1924
subgenusEucrassatellaIredale 1924
speciesspeciosa(Adams 1854)

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