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Venericardia (Pacificor) hornii

Bivalvia - Carditida - Carditidae

Cardita hornii was named by Gabb (1864) [DISTRIBUTION: Eocene; California.]. It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Venericardia planicosta hornii by Dickerson (1916) and Waring (1917); it was recombined as Venericardia (Venericor) hornii by Stewart (1930); it was recombined as Venericardia hornii by Turner (1938); it was recombined as Megacardita (Venericor) hornii by Vokes (1939); it was recombined as Venericor hornii by Olsson and Richards (1961); it was recombined as Venericardia (Pacificor) hornii by Verástegui (1953), Squires (1984), Squires (1987) and Moore (1992).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1864Cardita hornii Gabb p. 174 figs. PL 24, Fig. 157
1868Cardita hornii Gabb pp. 187 - 188 figs. PI. 30, Fig. 83, a
1916Venericardia planicosta hornii Dickerson p. 426
1917Venericardia planicosta hornii Waring p. 95 figs. Pl. 11, Figs. 3, 4, and 5
1930Venericardia (Venericor) hornii Stewart p. 168
1938Venericardia hornii Turner p. 49
1939Megacardita (Venericor) hornii Vokes pp. 68-69
1953Venericardia (Pacificor) hornii Verástegui pp. 427 - 428 figs. Plate 18, figures 1-7; Plate 19, figure 7
1961Venericor hornii Olsson and Richards p. 6
1984Venericardia (Pacificor) hornii Squires p. 45
1987Venericardia (Pacificor) hornii Squires p. 63
1992Venericardia (Pacificor) hornii Moore p. E23

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EubilateriaAx 1987
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Gray 1854)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CarditioniDall 1889
orderCarditida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyCrassatelloidea(Férussac 1822)
familyCarditidaeFleming 1820
subfamilyVenericardiinaeChavan 1969
genusVenericardiaLamarck 1801

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.

No diagnoses are available