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Cubitostrea

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Ostreidae

Taxonomy
Cubitostrea was named by Sacco (1897) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m-l T Mi-u Sepkoski's reference number: 899]. Its type is Ostrea cubitus.

It was reranked as Ostrea (Cubitostrea) by Sacco (1897); it was reranked as Crassostrea (Cubitostrea) by Glibert and van de Poel (1965).

It was assigned to Ostrea by Sacco (1897); to Crassostrea by Glibert and van de Poel (1965); to Ostreinae by Vokes (1980), Squires and Demetrion (1990), Beu et al. (1990) and Perrilliat (1994); to Ostreidae by Marwick (1960), Woodring (1982) and Wienrich (1999); and to Pterioida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1897Cubitostrea Sacco
1897Ostrea (Cubitostrea) Sacco p. 1
1960Cubitostrea Marwick p. 12
1965Crassostrea (Cubitostrea) Glibert and van de Poel p. 64
1980Cubitostrea Vokes p. 65
1982Cubitostrea Woodring p. 613
1990Cubitostrea Beu et al. p. 396
1990Cubitostrea Squires and Demetrion p. 388
1994Cubitostrea Perrilliat p. 237
1999Cubitostrea Wienrich p. 224
2002Cubitostrea Sepkoski, Jr.

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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
orderOstreida(FĂ«russac 1822)
suborderOstreidina(Ferussac 1822)
superfamilyOstreoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyOstreidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyOstreinaeRafinesque 1815
genusCubitostreaSacco 1897

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