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Crassostrea alabamiensis

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Ostreidae

Taxonomy
Ostrea alabamiensis was named by Lea (1833) [DISTRIBUTION: Eocene; Gulf Coast.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Crassostrea alabamiensis by Palmer and Brann (1965) and Kosnik (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1833Ostrea alabamiensis Lea p. 91 figs. pl. 3, fig. 71
1965Crassostrea alabamiensis Palmer and Brann p. 111
2002Crassostrea alabamiensis Kosnik

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
RankNameAuthor
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderOstreida(FĂ«russac 1822)
suborderOstreidina(Ferussac 1822)
superfamilyOstreoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyOstreidaeRafinesque 1815
genusCrassostreaSacco 1897
speciesalabamiensis(Lea 1833)

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