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Pycnodonta vesicularis

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Gryphaeidae

Ostrea vesicularis was named by Lamarck (1806) [m. kosnik taxon no: 6360]. It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Gryphaea vesicularis by Stephenson (1923); it was recombined as Pycnodonta vesicularis by Dartevelle and Freneix (1957); it was recombined as Pycnodonte (Phygraea) vesicularis by Gruendel (1982) and Gliozzi and Malatesta (1983); it was recombined as Pycnodonte vesiculare by Dhondt and Jagt (1987) and Taylor (1988); it was recombined as Pycnodonte (Phygraea) vesiculare by Elder (1996); it was recombined as Pycnodonte vesicularis by Quarto di Palo (1970) and El Qot (2006).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1806Ostrea vesicularis Lamarck p. 160
1827Ostrea hippopodium Nilsson
1835Pycnodonta radiata Fischer de Waldheim
1888Ostrea szajnochai Choffat
1903Gryphaea proboscidea Archiac
1923Gryphaea vesicularis Stephenson p. 161
1957Pycnodonta vesicularis Dartevelle and Freneix p. 119
1957Pycnodonta vesicularis hippopodium Dartevelle and Freneix p. 121 figs. Pl 22, figs 4-11
1970Pycnodonte vesicularis Quarto di Palo p. 103 figs. Pl. 14, Fig. 1-4
1982Pycnodonte (Phygraea) vesicularis Gruendel
1983Pycnodonte (Phygraea) vesicularis Gliozzi and Malatesta p. 89 figs. Pl 2, figs 1-4
1987Pycnodonte vesiculare Dhondt and Jagt
1988Pycnodonte vesiculare Taylor
1996Pycnodonte (Phygraea) vesiculare Elder p. 256
2006Pycnodonte vesicularis El Qot p. 36

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EubilateriaAx 1987
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderOstreida(FĂ«russac 1822)
suborderOstreidina(Ferussac 1822)
superfamilyOstreoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyGryphaeidaeVialov 1936
subfamilyPycnodonteinaeStenzel 1959
genusPycnodonta(Fischer von Waldheim 1835)
speciesvesicularis(Lamarck 1806)

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.

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