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Oxytoma kiparisovae

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Oxytomidae

Taxonomy
Oxytoma kiparisovae was named by Tozer (1961). Its type specimen is GSC 14215, a valve (left valve), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is GSC 28687, Ellesmere Island, which is in a Norian marine siliciclastic in the Heiberg Formation of Canada.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1961Oxytoma kiparisovae Tozer p. 100 figs. Pl 29, figs 10-13

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
RankNameAuthor
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
suborderAnomiidinaGray 1854
MonotoideiWaterhouse 2001
superfamilyOxytomoideaIchikawa 1958
familyOxytomidaeIchikawa 1958
genusOxytomaMeek 1864
specieskiparisovae

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