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Unionites borealis

Bivalvia - Trigoniida - Trigonodidae

Taxonomy
Anodontophora borealis was named by Spath (1935). It is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Cape Stosch, plateau west of River 6, Locality 201, which is in a Griesbachian marine horizon in the Wordie Creek Formation of Greenland.

It was recombined as Unionites borealis by Hautmann et al. (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1935Anodontophora borealis Spath p. 76 fig. 5
2013Unionites borealis Hautmann et al. p. 282 fig. 7X,Y

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
UniomorphiGray 1854
UnioniGray 1854
UnionataGray 1854
orderTrigoniida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyTrigonodoideaModell 1942
familyTrigonodidaeModell 1942
genusUnionitesWissman 1841
speciesborealis()

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