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Weyla (Weyla) meeki

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Neitheidae

Taxonomy
Weyla (Lywea) meeki was named by Damborenea (1987).

It was recombined as Weyla (Weyla) meeki by Aberhan (1998).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1864Pecten acutiplicatus Meek p. 46 figs. Pl 8, fig 3
1929Neithea mexicana Jaworski p. 2 figs. Pl, figs 1-3
1987Weyla (Lywea) meeki Damborenea p. 186
1998Weyla (Weyla) meeki Aberhan p. 122 figs. Pl 16, figs 2,8,11,13; text-figs 11-13

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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
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
suborderPectinidina(Adams and Adams 1858)
superfamilyPectinoideaRafinesque 1815
NeitheoidaeSobetski 1960
familyNeitheidaeSobetzky 1960
genusWeylaBöhm 1920
subgenusWeylaBoehm 1922
speciesmeeki(Damborenea 1987)

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