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Cryptopecten nux

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinidae

Taxonomy
Pecten nux was named by Reeve (1853). It is extant.

It was recombined as Cryptopecten nux by Lamprell and Whitehead (1992) and Rosenberg et al. (2006).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1853Pecten nux Reeve
1909Chlamys corymbiatus Hedley
1945Pecten (Cryptopecten) corymbiatus Ladd and Hoffmeister
1992Cryptopecten nux Lamprell and Whitehead p. 26
2006Cryptopecten nux Rosenberg et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
suborderPectinidina(Adams and Adams 1858)
superfamilyPectinoideaRafinesque 1815
PectinoidaeRafinesque 1815
familyPectinidaeWilkes 1810
subfamilyChlamydinaevon Teppner 1922
genusCryptopectenDall et al. 1938
speciesnux(Reeve 1853)

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