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Caribachlamys

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinidae

Taxonomy
Caribachlamys was named by Waller (1993) [Sepkoski's age data: T Plio-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 1112]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Crassadomini by Waller (1993); to Pectinidae by Todd (2001); and to Pterioida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1993Caribachlamys Waller p. 217
2001Caribachlamys Todd
2002Caribachlamys Sepkoski, Jr.

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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
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
suborderPectinidina(Adams and Adams 1858)
superfamilyPectinoideaRafinesque 1815
PectinoidaeRafinesque 1815
familyPectinidaeWilkes 1810
subfamilyPedinaeBronn 1862
tribeCrassadomini
genusCaribachlamys

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