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Pterioida

Bivalvia - Pterioida

Subtaxa
Alnifia, Amuropecten, Anderkenia, Annulinectes, Antipecten, Arcticeramus, Arctomyalina, Arzelella, Augea, Aviculoperna, Aviculovulsa, Bakevellidae, Barbosaia, Barehamia, Boiomytilus, Bouleigmus, Cameleolopha, Canadotis, Capedopecten, Carinonychia, Chalmasia, Cheiopteria, Cleidochondrella, Cliopteria, Cochlearites, Colpentolium, Corallospondylus, Cornutoentolium, Costentolium, Cteniopleurium, Cussetostrea, Darteplicatula, Dolichopteron, Dorcadungula, Echinopecten, Enkelbergia, Ensipteria, Entoliopsis, Entomonotis, Euptera, Euthymipecten, Fascinewellipecten, Fergania, Fibrosopecten, Follmannia, Fractoceramus, Freneixita, Freneixostrea, Fylgia, Gerlus, Gervilleiogoma, Gervilletia, Gervillia hanitschi, Glendella, Gondwanella, Grabella, Gryphaeligmus, Haenleinia, Haumea, Heligmina, Heligmopsis, Heterostrea, Hypotrema, Hypoxytoma, Ignara, Indonectes, Inoceramya, Intodesma, Jeletzkiella, Kabyaipecten, Kaparachlamys, Kinerkaella, Kobayshites, Kokanostrea, Konbostrea, Lamellotacea, Lenella, Lentilla, Limanomia, Limatuella, Linsdallia, Lissochlamis, Lissopecten, Lithioperna, Lituyapecten, Loemmelella, Longidaonella, Lywcea, Merismopteria, Minervapecten, Mixtipecten, Morrisipecten, Moussonella, Mrassiella, Myalinopterella, Mysidoptera, Mytiloceramus, Nathorstella, Neithella, Neitheops, Neoentolium, Newsomella, Nodonychia, Notochlamy, Notovola, Novaculaperma, Opiotoptera, Ostreinella, Ostreonella, Pachymytilus, Pachyperna, Pachypteria, Pacimonotis, Palaeopinna, Paraucellina, Parvochlamys, Periclaria, Pethopecten, Phialopecten, Pichlerella, Pinnina, Platygena, Pomiropecten, Pompeckjina, Praeamonotis, Praeaucellina, Praebuchia, Praesondylopecten, Proostrea, Prospondylidea, Pseudodidymotis, Pseudogyra, Pseudoheligmus, Pseudopachymytilus, Pseudovola, Pteriina, Pterinoactinodesma, Pterioidina, Pteronitina, Raricardium, Rhyssomytiloides, Saintiopsis, Scythemtolium, Sergipia, Sinectenolium, Sokolowia, Soleniscostrea, Sorngyaceramus, Spia, Stappyersella, Striatoceramus, Subulatachlamys, Tarturia, Titaonpecten, Trematiconcha, Trichiplatula, Turkmenia, Unica, Uralopteria, Ventalium, Vertinomia, Vertumnia, Vulsellina, Wuxuanites, Xenium

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1906Gervillia hanitschi Newton p. 490 figs. Pl 25, fig 4
1965Pterioida Newell p. 16
1978Pterioida Grant-Mackie
1980Pterioida Vokes p. 30
1983Pterioida Gliozzi and Malatesta p. 89
1984Pterioida Squires p. 43
1987Pterioida Squires p. 57
1987Pterioida Ward and Blackwelder p. 129
1988Pterioida Squires p. 18
1992Pterioida Ward p. 63
2000Pterioida Coan et al. pp. 125, 191
2002Pterioida Giribet and Wheeler
2002Pterioida Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Pterioida Spencer et al.
2006Pterioida Bieler and Mikkelsen p. 230
2008Pterioida Scholz et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
orderPterioida
orderPterioida

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
Composition 2: aragoniteo
Locomotion: stationaryo
Life habit: low-level epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindc
Comments: LIFE HISTORY: low-level epifaunal tier according to Bottjer and Ausich (1986).o
Created: 2004-02-28 12:33:39
Modified: 2009-12-13 03:24:52
Source: o = order, c = class
Reference: Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Maysvillian to the top of the Holocene or 452.00000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 443.7 Ma

Collections (586 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Maysvillian - Richmondian452.0 - 443.7USA (Minnesota) Pterioida indet. (357)
Rhuddanian443.4 - 440.8Canada (Ontario) Pterioida indet. (26776)
Wenlock433.4 - 427.4USA (Tennessee) Newsomella ulrichi, Newsomella revolutadivaricata (26788)
Ludlow427.4 - 423.0China (Yunnan) Newsomella sp. (27771)
Ludfordian425.6 - 423.0Czech Republic Cheiopteria glabra (14166)
Pridoli423.0 - 419.2Poland Cheiopteria tenuis (23032)
Pridoli423.0 - 419.2Czech Republic Cheiopteria bridgei (14039)
Pridoli423.0 - 419.2Italy (Sardinia) Cheiopteria bridgei (26173 26182 26183 26187)
Pridoli423.0 - 419.2France Cheiopteria bridgei (14167) Pterioida indet. (26108)
Pridoli423.0 - 419.2Morocco Avicula glabra (27393 27394)
Pridoli - Lochkovian423.0 - 410.8Poland Cheiopteria tenuis, Cheiopteria chelmiensis (23028)
Lochkovian419.2 - 410.8New Zealand Pterioida indet. (40534)
Lochkovian419.2 - 410.8Poland Cheiopteria chelmiensis (23019) Cheiopteria chelmiensis, Cheiopteria tenuis (23017)
Lochkovian419.2 - 410.8Morocco Cheiopteria sp. (91612)
Lochkovian419.2 - 410.8USA (New York) Pterioida indet. (26689)
Early/Lower Devonian - Middle Devonian419.2 - 382.7Colombia Pterioida indet. (35912 35913 35914 35915)
Early/Lower Emsian409.1 - 402.5Germany Pterioida indet. (74300)
Emsian407.6 - 393.3Canada (Quebec) Palaeopinna sp. (608)
Emsian - Eifelian407.6 - 387.7Colombia Pterioida indet. (35867 35868 35870 35871 35872 35873 35885 35886 35887 35888 35889 35890 35891 35893 35975 35976 35977 35979)
Late/Upper Emsian402.5 - 391.9Czech Republic Pterioida indet. (12144)