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Cunavella etheridgei

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Vacunellidae

Taxonomy
Sanguinolites etheridgei was named by de Koninck (1877).

It was recombined as Chaenomya etheridgei by Laseron (1910); it was recombined as Vacunella etheridgei by Runnegar (1967), Muromtseva (1981), Muromtseva and Guskov (1984) and Waterhouse (1987); it was recombined as Cunavella etheridgei by Astafieva-Urbajtis (1990).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1877Sanguinolites etheridgei de Koninck
1910Chaenomya etheridgei Laseron p. 209
1967Vacunella etheridgei Runnegar p. 67 figs. Pl 9, figs 1-12, 13, 14
1981Vacunella etheridgei Muromtseva p. 44 figs. Pl 10, fig 20
1984Vacunella etheridgei Muromtseva and Guskov p. 96 figs. Pl 45, figs 5,7; pl 49, fig 15; pl 51, figs 3,18,19; pl 53, fig 8
1987Vacunella etheridgei Waterhouse p. 173 figs. Pl 11, fig 8
1990Cunavella etheridgei Astafieva-Urbajtis p. 6

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
RankNameAuthor
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderPholadiformiiGray 1854
orderPholadidaGray 1854
superfamilyPleuromyoideaDall 1900
familyVacunellidaeAstafieva-Urbajtis 1973
genusCunavella
speciesetheridgei(de Koninck 1877)

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
J. B. Waterhouse 1987Highly oblique strongly prosocline shells with anteriorly placed umbones.