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Bathytormus protexta

Bivalvia - Carditida - Crassatellidae

Taxonomy
Crassatella protexta was named by Conrad (1832) [DISTRIBUTION: Paleogene; Gulf Coastal Plain.]. It is extant. Its type specimen is ANSP 30520, a shell. It is the type species of Bathytormus.

It was recombined as Crassatellites protextus by Harris (1919); it was recombined as Crassatellites protexta by Cooke (1936); it was recombined as Bathytormus protexta by Stewart (1930) and Woodring (1982).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1832Crassatella protexta Conrad
1919Crassatellites protextus Harris pp. 100-103
1930Bathytormus protexta Stewart pp. 137-138
1936Crassatellites protexta Cooke
1982Bathytormus protexta Woodring p. 632

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CarditioniDall 1889
orderCarditida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyCrassatelloidea(Férussac 1822)
familyCrassatellidaeFérussac 1822
subfamilyCrassatellinaeFérussac 1822
genusBathytormusStewart 1930
speciesprotexta(Conrad 1832)

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