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Spondylus aratus

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Spondylidae

Taxonomy
Pecten (Hinnites) aratus was named by Cooke (1919). It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Spondylus aratus by Woodring (1982).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1919Pecten (Hinnites) aratus Cooke p. 143 figs. pl. 12, figs. 2a, 2b 3-7
1982Spondylus aratus Woodring p. 601

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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
speciesaratus(Cooke 1919)

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