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Argopecten eccentricus

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinidae

Taxonomy
Pecten eccentricus was named by Gabb (1873) [TYPE SPECIMEN: Represented by lectotype.]. Its type specimen is ANSP 2854, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Pecten (Plagioctenium) eccentricus by Dall (1898); it was misspelled as Pecten excentricus by Maury (1917); it was recombined as Argopecten eccentricus by Waller (2011).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1873Pecten eccentricus Gabb p. 256
1898Pecten (Plagioctenium) eccentricus Dall p. 717
1917Pecten excentricus Maury p. 187
2011Argopecten eccentricus Waller p. 42

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
RankNameAuthor
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
suborderPectinidina(Adams and Adams 1858)
superfamilyPectinoideaRafinesque 1815
PectinoidaeRafinesque 1815
familyPectinidaeWilkes 1810
genusArgopectenMonterosato 1889
specieseccentricus(Gabb 1873)

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