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Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinidae
It was reranked as Pecten (Mirapecten) by Ladd and Hoffmeister (1945); it was reranked as Semipallium (Mirapecten) by Hertlein (1969).
It was assigned to Pecten by Ladd and Hoffmeister (1945); to Semipallium by Hertlein (1969); to Decatopectinini by Dijkstra and Kilburn (2001); to Pterioida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Pectinidae by Lamprell and Whitehead (1992) and Rosenberg et al. (2006).
|Year||Name and author|
|1938||Mirapecten Dall et al. p. 84|
|1945||Pecten (Mirapecten) Ladd and Hoffmeister|
|1969||Semipallium (Mirapecten) Hertlein p. 366|
|1986||Somalipecten Waller p. 41|
|1992||Mirapecten Lamprell and Whitehead p. 32|
|2001||Mirapecten Dijkstra and Kilburn p. 292|
|2002||Mirapecten Sepkoski, Jr.|
|2006||Mirapecten Rosenberg et al.|
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