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Ambigostrea bretoni

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Ostreidae

Taxonomy
Ostrea bretoni was named by Peron and Thomas (1891). It is considered to be a form taxon.

It was recombined as Ambigostrea bretoni by Malchus (1990).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1891Ostrea bretoni Peron and Thomas
1990Ambigostrea bretoni Malchus

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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
orderOstreida(FĂ«russac 1822)
suborderOstreidina(Ferussac 1822)
superfamilyOstreoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyOstreidaeRafinesque 1815
genusAmbigostreaMalchus 1990
speciesbretoni(Peron and Thomas 1891)

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