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Vaugonia hectorleanzai

Bivalvia - Trigoniida - Myophorellidae

Taxonomy
Vaugonia hectorleanzai was named by Pérez et al. (2008). Its type specimen is SNGM 631, a shell (articulated specimen), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Quebrada Chanchoquin-Paitepen, Atacama, which is in a Falciferum open shallow subtidal limestone in Chile.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2008Vaugonia hectorleanzai Pérez et al. p. 91 figs. Pl 13, fig 9; pl 15, figs 3,5-11; pl 16, figs 1,3,8,9,11,12,14,15

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
RankNameAuthor
UniomorphiGray 1854
UnioniGray 1854
UnionataGray 1854
orderTrigoniida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyMyophorelloidea(Kobayashi 1954)
MyophorelloidaeKobayashi 1954
familyMyophorellidaeKobayashi 1954
subfamilyVaugoniinae(Kobayashi 1954)
tribeVaugoniini(Kobayashi 1954)
genusVaugoniaCrickmay 1930
specieshectorleanzai

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