|Basic info||Taxonomic history||Classification||Relationships|
|Morphology||Ecology and taphonomy||Age range and collections|
Bivalvia - Pectinida - Limidae
It was reranked as Lima (Acesta) by Maury (1936) and Popenoe (1937).
It was assigned to Lima by Maury (1936) and Popenoe (1937); to Pterioida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Limidae by Vokes (1980), Moore (1987), Beu et al. (1990), Lamprell and Whitehead (1992), Todd (2001), Stilwell et al. (2004) and Spencer et al. (2004).
|Year||Name and author|
|1858||Acesta Adams and Adams|
|1936||Lima (Acesta) Maury p. 128|
|1937||Lima (Acesta) Popenoe p. 382|
|1980||Acesta Vokes p. 60|
|1987||Acesta Moore p. C14|
|1990||Acesta Beu et al. p. 396|
|1992||Acesta Lamprell and Whitehead p. 36|
|2002||Acesta Sepkoski, Jr.|
|2004||Acesta Spencer et al.|
|2004||Acesta Stilwell et al. p. 21|
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