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Fletcheripecten

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Heteropectinidae

Taxonomy
Fletcheripecten was named by Waterhouse (1982) [Sepkoski's age data: P Sakm-u P Guad-u Sepkoski's reference number: 665]. Its type is Fletcheripecten heterosus.

It was assigned to Etheripectininae by Waterhouse (1986); and to Pterioida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1982Fletcheripecten Waterhouse p. 24
1986Fletcheripecten Waterhouse p. 5
2002Fletcheripecten 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)
suborderAnomiidinaGray 1854
AviculopectinoideiStarobogatov 1992
superfamilyHeteropectinoideaBeurlen 1954
familyHeteropectinidaeBeurlen 1954
subfamilyEtheripectininae()
genusFletcheripecten

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