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Plicatula allisoni

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Plicatulidae

Taxonomy
Plicatula allisoni was named by Squires and Saul (1997). Its type specimen is UCMP 39883, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is UCMP B5688, which is in an Albian marine horizon in the Alisitos Formation of Mexico.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1997Plicatula allisoni Squires and Saul p. 292 figs. 3.9-3.11

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
suborderAnomiidinaGray 1854
AnomioideiGray 1854
DimyoiteiRidewood 1903
superfamilyPlicatuloideaGray 1857
familyPlicatulidaeWatson 1930
genusPlicatulaLamarck 1801
speciesallisoni

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