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Macrodon (Catella) tyaughtonae

Bivalvia - Arcida - Parallelodontidae

Taxonomy
Macrodon (Catella) tyaughtonae was named by McLearn (1942). Its type specimen is GSC 9426 and is a mold. Its type locality is 7500 feet north of Tyaughton creek, which is in a Rhaetian marine siliciclastic in the Tyaughton Formation of Canada.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1942Macrodon (Catella) tyaughtonae McLearn p. 99 figs. Pl 1, fig 1

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
ArcioniGray 1854
orderArcida(Stoliczka 1871)
superfamilyArcoidea(Lamarck 1809)
familyParallelodontidaeDall 1898
subfamilyGrammatodontinaeBranson 1942
genusMacrodonHealey 1908
subgenusCatella
speciestyaughtonae

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available