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Chlamys (Scaeochlamys)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinidae

Taxonomy
Scaeochlamys was named by Iredale (1929) [Sepkoski's age data: Q Plei R Sepkoski's reference number: 1112]. It is extant.

It was reranked as Chlamys (Scaeochlamys) by Rosenberg et al. (2006).

It was assigned to Pectinidae by Lamprell and Whitehead (1992); to Pterioida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Chlamys by Rosenberg et al. (2006).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1929Scaeochlamys Iredale
1992Scaeochlamys Lamprell and Whitehead p. 24
2002Scaeochlamys Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Chlamys (Scaeochlamys) Rosenberg et al.

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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
genusChlamysRöding 1798
subgenusScaeochlamys(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.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available