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Argopecten abietis

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinidae

Taxonomy
Pecten (Plagioctenium) abietis was named by Jordan and Hertlein (1926). It is extant.

It was recombined as Aequipecten abietis by Durham (1950); it was recombined as Chlamys (Argopecten) abietis by Hertlein (1966); it was recombined as Argopecten abietis by Moore (1984) and Quiroz-Barroso and Perrilliat (1989).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1926Pecten (Plagioctenium) abietis Jordan and Hertlein
1950Aequipecten abietis Durham
1966Chlamys (Argopecten) abietis Hertlein
1984Argopecten abietis Moore p. 41
1989Argopecten abietis Quiroz-Barroso and Perrilliat

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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
speciesabietis(Jordan and Hertlein 1926)

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