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Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinidae
It was reranked as Cyclopecten (Delectopecten) by Faustman (1964), Rombouts (1991) and Rombouts (1991); it was reranked as Palliolum (Delectopecten) by Jung (1971); it was reranked as Chlamys (Delectopecten) by Tebble (1976).
It was assigned to Palliolum by Jung (1971); to Chlamys by Tebble (1976); to Cyclopecten by Faustman (1964), Rombouts (1991) and Rombouts (1991); to Pectinidae by Todd (2001); to Palliolinae by Marquet (2002); to Pterioida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Camptonectinae by Coan et al. (2000), Dijkstra and Kilburn (2001), Beu and Darragh (2001), Spencer et al. (2004) and del Rio et al. (2008).
|Year||Name and author|
|1930||Delectopecten Stewart p. 118|
|1964||Cyclopecten (Delectopecten) Faustman p. 115|
|1971||Palliolum (Delectopecten) Jung p. 166|
|1976||Chlamys (Delectopecten) Tebble p. 64|
|1991||Cyclopecten (Delectopecten) Rombouts p. 78|
|2000||Delectopecten Coan et al. p. 227|
|2001||Delectopecten Beu and Darragh p. 35|
|2001||Delectopecten Dijkstra and Kilburn p. 269|
|2002||Delectopecten Sepkoski, Jr.|
|2004||Delectopecten Spencer et al.|
|2008||Delectopecten del Rio et al. p. 286|
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