Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Etheripecten hiemalis

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Heteropectinidae

Taxonomy
Aviculopecten hyemalis was named by Salter (1865). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Niti Pass (Upper Permian), which is in a Lopingian carbonate limestone in India.

It was corrected as Aviculopecten hiemalis by Diener (1897) and Hayasaka (1967); it was recombined as Etheripecten hiemalis by Nakazawa (1981).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

View classification of included taxa

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Aviculopecten hyemalis Salter p. 55 figs. Pl 5, fig 14
1897Aviculopecten hiemalis Diener p. 9 figs. Pl 5, figs 10,11
1967Aviculopecten hiemalis Hayasaka p. 378 fig. 1a,b
1981Etheripecten hiemalis Nakazawa p. 99 figs. Pl 9, fig 17

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
suborderAnomiidinaGray 1854
AviculopectinoideiStarobogatov 1992
superfamilyHeteropectinoideaBeurlen 1954
familyHeteropectinidaeBeurlen 1954
subfamilyEtheripectininae()
genusEtheripecten
specieshiemalis()

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