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Pycnodonte (Crenostrea) antiguensis

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Gryphaeidae

Taxonomy
Ostrea antiguensis was named by Brown (1913) [DISTRIBUTION: ?Oligocene or Early Miocene; Caribbean.]. Its type specimen is ANSP 1653, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Pycnodonte (Crenostrea) antiguensis by Woodring (1982); it was recombined as Pycnodonte antiguensis by Perrilliat (1994).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1913Ostrea antiguensis Brown
1920Ostrea antiguensis Maury p. 15
1971Ostrea antiguensis Jung p. 169
1982Pycnodonte (Crenostrea) antiguensis Woodring p. 606
1994Pycnodonte antiguensis Perrilliat p. 235

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderOstreida(FĂ«russac 1822)
suborderOstreidina(Ferussac 1822)
superfamilyOstreoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyGryphaeidaeVialov 1936
subfamilyPycnodonteinaeStenzel 1959
genusPycnodonte(Fischer von Waldheim 1835)
subgenusCrenostrea(Marwick 1931)
speciesantiguensis()

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