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Crassatella vadosa

Bivalvia - Carditida - Crassatellidae

Taxonomy
Crassatella vadosa was named by Morton (1834) [DISTRIBUTION: Campanian-Maastrichtian; Gulf Coastal Plain. COMMENTS: m. kosnik taxon no: 7083]. Its type specimen is ANSP 19593, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Crassatellites vadosus by Johnson (1905); it was recombined as Uddenia vadosus by Stephenson (1941); it was recombined as Crassatella (Landinia) vadosus by Chavan (1951).

Synonyms
  • Crassatella subplana was named by Conrad (1853) [DISTRIBUTION: Campanian-Maastrichtian; Gulf Coastal Plain.]. Its type specimen is ANSP 18735, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil.

    It was synonymized subjectively with Crassatella vadosa by Wingard (1993).
  • Crassatella ripleyana was named by Conrad (1858) [DISTRIBUTION: Campanian-Maastrichtian; Gulf Coastal Plain.]. Its type specimen is ANSP 18743, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil.

    It was synonymized subjectively with Crassatella vadosa by Wingard (1993).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1834Crassatella vadosa Morton p. 66 figs. pl. 13, fig. 12
1853Crassatella subplana Conrad p. 274 figs. pl. 24, fig. 9
1858Crassatella ripleyana Conrad p. 327 figs. pl. 35, fig. 3
1905Crassatellites vadosus Johnson p. 14
1941Uddenia vadosus Stephenson p. 180
1951Crassatella (Landinia) vadosus Chavan p. 119
1993Crassatella vadosa Wingard p. 63
2002Crassatella vadosa Kosnik

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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
speciesvadosaMorton 1834

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