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Bathytormus

Bivalvia - Carditida - Crassatellidae

Taxonomy
Bathytormus was named by Stewart (1930) [Sepkoski's age data: K Camp R Sepkoski's reference number: 914]. It is extant. Its type is Crassatella protexta.

It was reranked as Crassatella (Bathytormus) by Glibert and Van de Poel (1970) and Gliozzi and Malatesta (1983).

It was assigned to Crassatellidae by Woodring (1982); to Crassatella by Glibert and Van de Poel (1970) and Gliozzi and Malatesta (1983); to Crassatellinae by Vokes (1980) and Wingard (1993); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1930Bathytormus Stewart pp. 137-138
1970Crassatella (Bathytormus) Glibert and Van de Poel p. 92
1980Bathytormus Vokes p. 123
1982Bathytormus Woodring p. 632
1983Crassatella (Bathytormus) Gliozzi and Malatesta p. 95
1993Bathytormus Wingard p. 379
2002Bathytormus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CarditioniDall 1889
orderCarditida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyCrassatelloidea(Férussac 1822)
familyCrassatellidaeFérussac 1822
subfamilyCrassatellinaeFérussac 1822
genusBathytormusStewart 1930

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