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Chlamys (Mimachlamys)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinidae

Mimachlamys was named by Iredale (1929) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 1112]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Chlamys (Mimachlamys) by Shuto (1971).

It was assigned to Chlamys by Shuto (1971); to Pectinidae by Lamprell and Whitehead (1992); to Chlamydinae by Todd (2001); and to Pterioida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data
Chlamys ambigua, Chlamys austriatus, Chlamys balatonicus, Chlamys bavarica, Chlamys broilii, Chlamys burlesonensis, Chlamys burnetti, Chlamys calva, Chlamys chathamensis, Chlamys cocoana, Chlamys compitum, Chlamys concinnatus, Chlamys cossmanni, Chlamys crocus, Chlamys decorata, Chlamys dewalquei, Chlamys discors, Chlamys falgeri, Chlamys fassaensis, Chlamys ferniensis, Chlamys flabellum, Chlamys gizhigensis, Chlamys glabra, Chlamys gracilisquamosa, Chlamys guerangeri, Chlamys hinnitiformis, Chlamys hopkinsi, Chlamys jamensis, Chlamys jamviensis, Chlamys jinvalensis, Chlamys judaica, Chlamys laurae, Chlamys liveoakensis, Chlamys luciensis, Chlamys matapwaensis, Chlamys michellesmithi, Chlamys mojsisovicsi, Chlamys multiformis, Chlamys nicholsi, Chlamys nipponensis, Chlamys nipponensis, Chlamys noricus, Chlamys paronai, Chlamys perrugosa, Chlamys pertinax, Chlamys proprius, Chlamys proximus, Chlamys riggsi, Chlamys s., Chlamys salamanca, Chlamys schroeteri, Chlamys scrabrellus, Chlamys senatrius, Chlamys septemplicatus, Chlamys simpsoni, Chlamys spinulosa, Chlamys subaequicostata, Chlamys subalternicostatus, Chlamys subarticulatus, Chlamys subliliemensis, Chlamys subtextoria, Chlamys subulatae, Chlamys tauroperstriata, Chlamys textroia, Chlamys townsendi, Chlamys transdanubialis, Chlamys tullbergi, Chlamys turomtchensis, Chlamys vaughani, Chlamys vaun, Chlamys vaunwythei, Chlamys vidali, Chlamys vodopadnyensis, Chlamys wahtubbeanus, Mimachlamys catulloi, Mimachlamys menkrawitensis, Mimachlamys trigintaradiatus, Pecten nicholsi

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1929Mimachlamys Iredale
1971Chlamys (Mimachlamys) Shuto p. 27 figs. pl. 7, fig. 2
1992Mimachlamys Lamprell and Whitehead p. 22
2001Mimachlamys Todd
2002Mimachlamys Sepkoski, Jr.

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EubilateriaAx 1987
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
suborderPectinidina(Adams and Adams 1858)
superfamilyPectinoideaRafinesque 1815
PectinoidaeRafinesque 1815
familyPectinidaeWilkes 1810
genusChlamysRöding 1798
subgenusMimachlamys(Iredale 1929)

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.

No diagnoses are available