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Pecten wattsi

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinidae

Taxonomy
Pecten wattsi was named by Arnold (1905) [Pecten wattis first appears in this reference (Anderson 1905), but attribute to Arnold. Arnold's description appears in Arnold 1906.]. It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Pecten (Chlamys) wattsi by Arnold (1906); it was recombined as Pecten etchegoini wattsi by Nomland (1917); it was recombined as Pecten (Swiftopecten) etchegoini wattsi by Faustman (1964).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1905Pecten wattsi Arnold p. 198
1906Pecten (Chlamys) wattsi Arnold pp. 120-121 figs. p. 11, figs. 1-1a
1917Pecten etchegoini wattsi Nomland p. 214
1964Pecten (Swiftopecten) etchegoini wattsi Faustman p. 116

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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)
suborderPectinidina(Adams and Adams 1858)
superfamilyPectinoideaRafinesque 1815
PectinoidaeRafinesque 1815
familyPectinidaeWilkes 1810
subfamilyPectininaeWilkes 1810
genusPecten
specieswattsiArnold 1905

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