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Pseudomonotis hawni

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pseudomonotidae

Taxonomy
Monotis hawni was named by Meek and Hayden (1858). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Smoky Hill Fork, Kansas River, which is in an Artinskian marine limestone in the Herington Formation of Kansas.

It was recombined as Pseudomonotis hawni by Newell (1938) and Clifton (1942).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1858Monotis hawni Meek and Hayden
1938Pseudomonotis hawni Newell p. 94 figs. Pl 17, fig 11; pl 18, figs 8-16
1942Pseudomonotis hawni Clifton p. 690 figs. Pl 101, fig 31

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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)
suborderAnomiidinaGray 1854
AnomioideiGray 1854
superfamilyPseudomonotoidea
familyPseudomonotidaeNewell 1938
genusPseudomonotis
specieshawni(Meek and Hayden 1858)

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