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Chlamys mediacostatus

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinidae

Taxonomy
Pecten mediacostatus was named by Hanna (1926). Its type specimen is CAS 1830, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is CAS 681 - Alverson Cañon [Imperial Fm], which is in a Pliocene marine reef rocks in California.

It was recombined as Lyropecten mediacostatus by Durham (1950); it was recombined as Chlamys mediacostatus by Moore (1984).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1926Pecten mediacostatus Hanna p. 472 figs. pl. 22, fig. 6
1950Lyropecten mediacostatus Durham p. 65
1984Chlamys mediacostatus Moore p. 29

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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)
suborderPectinidina(Adams and Adams 1858)
superfamilyPectinoideaRafinesque 1815
PectinoidaeRafinesque 1815
familyPectinidaeWilkes 1810
genusChlamysRöding 1798
speciesmediacostatus()

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