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Oxytoma inequivalvis

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Oxytomidae

Taxonomy
Avicula inequivalvis was named by Sowerby (1819).

It was recombined as Oxytoma inaequivalve by Waagen (1901); it was recombined as Oxytoma inaequivalvis by Borissiak (1909); it was recombined as Oxytoma inequivalve by Cox (1935); it was recombined as Oxytoma (Oxytoma) inequivalvis by Aberhan (1998); it was recombined as Oxytoma inequivalvis by Cox (1965), Hollingworth et al. (1990) and Paredes et al. (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1819Avicula inequivalvis Sowerby
1901Oxytoma inaequivalve Waagen
1909Oxytoma inaequivalvis Borissiak
1935Oxytoma inequivalve Cox
1965Oxytoma inequivalvis Cox
1990Oxytoma inequivalvis Hollingworth et al. figs. Pl 4, fig 11
1998Oxytoma (Oxytoma) inequivalvis Aberhan p. 95 figs. Pl 9, figs 8-14
2013Oxytoma inequivalvis Paredes et al. figs. Pl 1, figs 19,20

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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
MonotoideiWaterhouse 2001
superfamilyOxytomoideaIchikawa 1958
familyOxytomidaeIchikawa 1958
genusOxytomaMeek 1864
speciesinequivalvis(Sowerby 1819)

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