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Agerostrea falcata

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Ostreidae

Taxonomy
Ostrea falcata was named by Morton (1827) [m. kosnik taxon no: 1772].

It was recombined as Arctostrea falcata by Bobkova (1961); it was recombined as Lopha falcata by Owens et al. (1970); it was recombined as Agerostrea falcata by Kosnik (2002) and Aberhan (2010).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1827Ostrea falcata Morton
1884Ostrea (Alectryonia) larva White
1923Ostrea falcata Stephenson
1941Ostrea falcata Stephenson
1961Arctostrea falcata Bobkova
1970Lopha falcata Owens et al.
2002Agerostrea falcata Kosnik
2010Agerostrea falcata Aberhan

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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
subfamilyOstreinaeRafinesque 1815
genusAgerostreaVialov 1936
speciesfalcata(Morton 1827)

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