Atrina Gray 1842 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Pinnidae

Alternative spelling: Pinna (Atrina)

Parent taxon: Pinnidae according to W. J. Zinsmeister 1983

See also Dockery 1982, Glenn 1904, Grant and Gale 1931, Lamprell and Whitehead 1992, Mukerjee 1939, Sepkoski 2002, Spencer et al. 2004, Vokes 1980 and Wienrich 1999

Sister taxa: Aviculopinna, Chimaeroderma, Curvula, Cyrtopinna, Exitopinna, Meekopinna, Pinna, Plesiopinna, Pteronites, Quantulopinna, Servatrina, Stegoconcha, Streptopinna, Subitopinna, Trichites

Subtaxa: Atrina (Atrina) Atrina (Servatrina) Atrina affinis Atrina argentea Atrina harrisii Atrina jacksoniana Atrina laticostata Atrina magellanica Atrina maura Atrina nigra Atrina pectinata Atrina piscatoria Atrina seminuda Atrina serrata Atrina stephensi Atrina talarensis Atrina triangularis Pinna (Atrina) alamadensis Pinna (Atrina) bicuneata

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Type: Pinna nigra

Ecology: stationary semi-infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Belgium (1 collection), Haiti (1), Mexico (1), New Zealand (1), Panama (1), United States (12: Florida, Louisiana, North Carolina, South Carolina), Uruguay (1)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Mexico (1)

• Pliocene of Belgium (7), Colombia (2), Ecuador (2), Italy (1), Jamaica (1), New Zealand (1), United States (1: Florida), Venezuela (1)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (1)

• Miocene of Argentina (7), Austria (1), Bulgaria (1), Denmark (1), the Dominican Republic (1), Ecuador (1), Germany (19), Italy (3), Japan (2), Morocco (1), the Netherlands (2), New Zealand (1), Panama (17), Poland (2), Slovakia (2), Sri Lanka (1), Trinidad and Tobago (2), United States (11: California, Florida, Maryland, North Carolina), Venezuela (3)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Argentina (1)

• Oligocene of Argentina (1), Austria (1), New Zealand (1), United States (8: Mississippi)

• Eocene of Argentina (3), Mexico (1), New Zealand (1), Panama (1), Peru (2), Turkey (1), the United Kingdom (3), United States (42: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas), Venezuela (1)

• Paleocene of Argentina (1), United States (7: Alabama, Louisiana, New Jersey, Texas)

• Cretaceous of Gabon (1), India (1), Japan (1), the Netherlands (1), Nigeria (2), Serbia and Montenegro (1)

• Triassic of China (1), United States (1: Nevada)

Total: 198 collections including 203 occurrences

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