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Flabellipecten

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinidae

Taxonomy
Flabellipecten was named by Sacco (1897) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol-u R]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Pecten (Flabellipecten) by Cooke (1919) and Marasti (1973).

It was assigned to Pecten by Cooke (1919) and Marasti (1973); to Pectinidae by Woodring (1982), del Rio (1992) and Todd (2001); and to Pterioida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1897Flabellipecten Sacco
1919Pecten (Flabellipecten) Cooke pp. 140, 141 figs. pl. 11, figs. 10 a, b
1973Pecten (Flabellipecten) Marasti p. 105
1982Flabellipecten Woodring p. 581
1992Flabellipecten del Rio p. 21
2001Flabellipecten Todd
2002Flabellipecten 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
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
suborderPectinidina(Adams and Adams 1858)
superfamilyPectinoideaRafinesque 1815
PectinoidaeRafinesque 1815
familyPectinidaeWilkes 1810
genusFlabellipectenSacco 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