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Pteropsella lapidosa

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Anatinellidae

Taxonomy
Lutraria lapidosa was named by Conrad (1846). Its type specimen is ANSP 20218, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Pteropsis lapidosa by Conrad (1865); it was recombined as Kymatox lapidosa by Stenzel (1957); it was recombined as Pteropsella lapidosa by Palmer and Brann (1965) and Kosnik (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1846Lutraria lapidosa Conrad p. 215 figs. pl. 2, fig. 7
1865Pteropsis lapidosa Conrad p. 4
1957Kymatox lapidosa Stenzel p. 126
1965Pteropsella lapidosa Palmer and Brann p. 287
2002Pteropsella lapidosa Kosnik

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
Veneroidei(Gray 1854)
VeneroiteiGray 1854
superfamilyMactroidea(Lamarck 1809)
familyAnatinellidaeDeshayes 1853
subfamilyKymatoxinaeStenzel and Krause 1957
genusPteropsellaVokes 1956
specieslapidosa(Conrad 1846)

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