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Gouldia minuta

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Taxonomy
Crassinella (Gouldia) minuta was named by Anderson (1928). Its type specimen is CAS 2723, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is El Carmen, 6 mi. SW of (Horizon F), which is in a Bartonian coastal shale/sandstone in Colombia.

It was recombined as Crassinella minuta by Clark and Durham (1946); it was recombined as Gouldia minuta by Hendy et al. (2008).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1928Crassinella (Gouldia) minuta Anderson pp. 20-21 figs. text figs. 4-5
1946Crassinella minuta Clark and Durham p. 56
2008Gouldia minuta Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Gray 1854)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
Veneroidei(Gray 1854)
VeneroiteiGray 1854
superfamilyVeneroidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyVeneridaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyGouldiinae(Stewart 1930)
genusGouldiaAdams 1847
speciesminuta()

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
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