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Pycnodonte (Phygraea) vesiculosum

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Gryphaeidae

Taxonomy
Gryphaea vesiculosa was named by Sowerby (1822).

It was recombined as Pycnodonte vesiculosa by Quarto di Palo (1970); it was recombined as Pycnodonte (Phygraea) vesiculosum by Malchus (1990).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1822Gryphaea vesiculosa Sowerby p. 93 figs. Pl. 369, Fig. 1-7
1891Ostrea vesiculosa Sowerby
1970Pycnodonte vesiculosa Quarto di Palo p. 105 figs. Pl. 14, Fig. 5-7
1990Pycnodonte (Phygraea) vesiculosum Malchus

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderOstreida(FĂ«russac 1822)
suborderOstreidina(Ferussac 1822)
superfamilyOstreoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyGryphaeidaeVialov 1936
subfamilyPycnodonteinaeStenzel 1959
genusPycnodonte(Fischer von Waldheim 1835)
subgenusPhygraea(Vyalov 1936)
speciesvesiculosum(Sowerby 1822)

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