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Allonychia jamesi

Bivalvia - Myalinida - Ambonychiidae

Taxonomy
Megambonia jamesi was named by Meek (1872). It is the type species of Allonychia.

It was recombined as Ambonychia jamesi by Miller (1889); it was recombined as Allonychia jamesi by Ulrich (1895) and Pojeta (1966).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1872Megambonia jamesi Meek p. 321
1889Ambonychia jamesi Miller p. 460
1895Allonychia jamesi Ulrich p. 641 figs. pl. 48 f. 7
1966Allonychia jamesi Pojeta pp. 157-158 figs. pl. 19 f. 1-10

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
MyalinataPaul 1939
orderMyalinidaPaul 1939
superfamilyAmbonychioidea(Miller 1877)
familyAmbonychiidaeMiller 1877
genusAllonychiaUlrich 1895
speciesjamesi(Meek 1872)

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