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Stutchburia costata

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Kalenteridae

Taxonomy
Orthonota costata was named by Morris (1845). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Illawarra (Strzelecki coll), which is in a Wordian coastal siliciclastic in the Gerringong Formation of Australia.

It was recombined as Cardinia costata by Dana (1849); it was recombined as Sanguinolites costatus by Muromtseva and Guskov (1984); it was recombined as Stutchburia costata by Laseron (1910), Wass and Banks (1971), Waterhouse (1980), Waterhouse (1987), Waterhouse (1988) and Biakov (2019).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1845Orthonota costata Morris p. 273 figs. Pl 11, figs 1, 2
1847Orthonota costata M'Coy p. 300
1849Cardinia costata Dana p. 692 figs. Pl 4, fig 8
1910Stutchburia costata Laseron p. 217
1971Stutchburia costata Wass and Banks
1980Stutchburia costata Waterhouse p. 113 fig. 4.1,4.3,4.4,5,6
1984Sanguinolites costatus Muromtseva and Guskov p. 105 figs. Pl 51, fig 11; pl 52, figs 12,20
1987Stutchburia costata Waterhouse p. 166 figs. Pl 10, fig 21
1988Stutchburia costata Waterhouse p. 178 figs. Pl 5, figs 4-7
2019Stutchburia costata Biakov p. 247 figs. Pl 4, fig 10

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
RankNameAuthor
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
superfamilyKalenteroideaMarwick 1953
familyKalenteridae
subfamilyMyoconchinaeNewell 1957
genusStutchburiaEtheridge 1900
speciescostata()

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
J. B. Waterhouse 1987Distinguished from most other species by large size and elongate shape, and 6-15 costae radiating posteriorly from the umbo.