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Belemnitella

Cephalopoda - Belemnitida - Belemnitellidae

Taxonomy
Belemnitella was named by Pavlow (1914) [Sepkoski's age data: K Coni-u K Maes-u Sepkoski's reference number: 309,993]. It is the type genus of Belemnitellidae.

It was assigned to Belemnitellidae by Christensen (1998); and to Belemnitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1914Belemnitella Pavlow
1998Belemnitella Christensen pp. 13 - 14
2002Belemnitella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassColeoideaBather 1888
BelemnoideaHyatt 1884
orderBelemnitidaZittel 1895
suborderBelemnopseinaJeletzky 1965
familyBelemnitellidaePavlov 1914
genusBelemnitellaPavlow 1914

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calciteo
Locomotion: fast-movingc
Life habit: nektonico
Diet: carnivorec
Vision: well-developedc
Created: 2005-01-28 02:38:11
Modified: 2005-10-06 16:04:16
Source: o = order, c = class
References: Kiessling 2003, Kiessling 2004

Age range: base of the Campanian to the top of the Early/Lower Maastrichtian or 83.60000 to 66.00000 Ma

Collections (73 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Santonian85.8 - 83.5Denmark Actinocamax propinquus (70059 70060)
Early/Lower Santonian - Middle Santonian85.8 - 83.5Sweden B. propinqua (70314 70316)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1USA (New Jersey) B. americana (190541)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6Sweden (Skåne) B. mucronata (74334)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6Germany B. mucronata (36804 83796)
Early/Lower Campanian - Middle Campanian83.5 - 70.6Germany B. mucronata (64187)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6Russian Federation (Saratov) B. mucronata (92359)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6Germany (Niedersachsen) B. mucronata, B. misburgensis, B. minor (31993)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (Delaware) B. americana (6171 6172 6174 6175 6176)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6Netherlands B. minor, B. sp. (82409)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6Germany (Schleswig-Holstein) B. schulzi (38836)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6Germany B. minor (64215) B. mucronata (36803 63985 63991 63995 64002 64127 64128 64130 64131 64132 64134 64135 64136 64142 64143 64155 64180)
Late/Upper Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (Texas) B. americana (7472)
Late/Upper Campanian - Early/Lower Maastrichtian83.5 - 66.0USA (New Jersey) B. americana (124933)
Late/Upper Campanian - Maastrichtian83.5 - 66.0USA (New Jersey) B. americana (52504)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0USA (Texas) B. americana (7517 7574)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0USA (New Jersey) B. americana (57915 81999 124935 124937) Belemnitella indet. (102186)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0Netherlands (Limburg) B. junior (116894)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0USA (Mississippi) B. sp. (7599)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0Bulgaria B. sp. (67572)
Early/Lower Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (South Dakota) B. bulbosa (88514)
Early/Lower Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (New Jersey) B. americana (46617 78124 167743)
Early/Lower Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0Denmark B. schulzi (38835)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (Mississippi) B. americana (4142 4153 4158 4160 4164 4167 4170)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0Belgium B. junior (160380)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (South Dakota) B. bulbosa (88510 88511)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (Alabama) B. americana (4178 4180 4184 4188 4195)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (North Carolina) B. americana (83302)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (Texas) B. americana (4406 4439 4510)