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Crassatella hodgei

Bivalvia - Carditida - Crassatellidae

Taxonomy
Crassatellites hodgei was named by Stephenson (1923) [DISTRIBUTION: Campanian; Gulf Coastal Plain.]. Its type specimen is USNM 31930, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Crassatella hodgei by Wingard (1993) and Wingard (1993).

Synonyms
  • Crassatellites roodensis was named by Stephenson (1923) [DISTRIBUTION: Campanian; Gulf Coastal Plain.]. Its type specimen is USNM 31748, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil.

    It was synonymized subjectively with Crassatella hodgei by Wingard (1993).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1923Crassatellites hodgei Stephenson p. 271 figs. pl. 67, figs, 4-9
1923Crassatellites roodensis Stephenson p. 273 figs. pl. 68, figs. 1-4
1993Crassatella hodgei Wingard p. 76

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CarditioniDall 1889
orderCarditida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyCrassatelloidea(Férussac 1822)
familyCrassatellidaeFérussac 1822
genusCrassatellaLamarck 1799
specieshodgei(Stephenson 1923)

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