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Prospondylus chintongia

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pseudomonotidae

Taxonomy
Prospondylus chintongia was named by Yancey (1985). Its type specimen is HP-100024 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is H.S. Lee Mine No. 8, just above alatoconchid zone, Kinta Valley, which is in a Kungurian shallow subtidal limestone in the H. S. Lee Formation of Malaysia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1985Prospondylus chintongia Yancey p. 1291 figs. 2.11-2.15

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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
AnomioideiGray 1854
superfamilyPseudomonotoidea
familyPseudomonotidaeNewell 1938
genusProspondylus
specieschintongia

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