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Cardita (Cardita) calyculata

Bivalvia - Carditida - Carditidae

Taxonomy
Chama calyculata was named by Linnaeus (1758) [DISTRIBUTION: Recent; Mediterranean.]. It is extant.

It was recombined as Cardita (Cardita) calyculata by Freneix et al. (1988); it was recombined as Cardita calyculata by Lamarck (1799), Poppe and Goto (1993) and Beesley (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Chama calyculata Linnaeus
1799Cardita calyculata Lamarck p. 86
1988Cardita (Cardita) calyculata Freneix et al. p. 423
1993Cardita calyculata Poppe and Goto p. 89
1998Cardita calyculata Beesley p. 323

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CarditioniDall 1889
orderCarditida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyCrassatelloidea(Férussac 1822)
familyCarditidaeFleming 1820
genusCarditaBruguière 1792
subgenusCarditaBruguiére 1792
speciescalyculata(Linnaeus 1758)

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