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Amiantis callosa

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Taxonomy
Cytherea callosa was named by Conrad (1837). It is extant.

It was recombined as Amiantis callosa by Grant and Gale (1931), Beesley (1998), Coan et al. (2000) and Coan and Valentich-Scott (2012).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1837Cytherea callosa Conrad p. 253
1915Pitaria stalderi Clark p. 468
1931Amiantis callosa Grant and Gale
1998Amiantis callosa Beesley p. 357
2000Amiantis callosa Coan et al. p. 381
2012Amiantis callosa Coan and Valentich-Scott p. 792

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
Veneroidei(Gray 1854)
VeneroiteiGray 1854
superfamilyVeneroidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyVeneridaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyCallocardiinae(Dall 1895)
genusAmiantisCarpenter 1863
speciescallosa(Conrad 1837)

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
U. S. Grant and H. R. Gale 1931Anterior dorsal margin not descending abruptly but extendmg outward for a short distance
almost parallel to the ventral margin, the anterior extremity regularly and strongly curved.