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Hemipecten

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Propeamussiidae

Taxonomy
Hemipecten was named by Adams (1849) [Sepkoski's age data: T Plio R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Propeamussiidae by Lamprell and Whitehead (1992); and to Pterioida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Hemipecten Adams
1992Hemipecten Lamprell and Whitehead p. 18
2002Hemipecten Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
suborderEntoliidina
superfamilyEntolioideaTeppner 1922
familyPropeamussiidaeAbbott 1954
genusHemipectenAdams 1849

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