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Pteria kitakamiensis

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Pteriidae

Taxonomy
Pteria kitakamiensis was named by Hayami (1958). It is not extant. Its type specimen is MM 2737. Its type locality is Niranohama, Utatsu-cho, Motoyoshi-gun, Miyagi Prefecture, which is in a Hettangian marine horizon in the Niranohama Formation of Japan.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1958Pteria kitakamiensis Hayami

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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)
suborderMalleidinaGray 1854
superfamilyPterioideaGray 1847
familyPteriidaeGray 1847
genusPteriaScopoli 1777
specieskitakamiensis

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