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Bivalvia - Arcida

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1871Arcoida Stoliczka
1906Cucullaea scrivenori Newton p. 489 figs. Pl 25, fig 13
1965Arcoida Newell p. 17
1980Arcoida Vokes p. 10
1983Arcoida Gliozzi and Malatesta p. 88
1984Arcoida Squires p. 41
1987Arcoida Squires p. 55
1987Arcoida Ward and Blackwelder p. 129
1988Arcoida Squires p. 17
1990Arcoida Beu et al. p. 393
1992Arcoida Ward p. 53
1997Arcoida Cope p. 739
2000Arcoida Coan et al. pp. 125, 126
2001Arcoida Todd
2002Arcoida Giribet and Wheeler
2002Arcoida Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Arcoida Spencer et al.
2004Arcoida Stilwell et al. p. 20
2006Arcoida Anelli et al. p. 1127
2006Arcoida Bieler and Mikkelsen p. 230
2006Arcoida Rosenberg et al.
2008Arcoida Mikkelsen and Bieler p. 19
2008Arcoida Scholz et al.
2009Arcoida Nevesskaja
2010Arcida Bouchet et al.
2011Arcida Carter et al. p. 7

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EubilateriaAx 1987
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
ArcioniGray 1854
orderArcida(Stoliczka 1871)
orderArcida(Stoliczka 1871)

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
No measurements are available
Composition: aragoniteo
Locomotion: facultatively mobileo
Life habit: semi-infaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindc
Created: 2004-02-28 12:30:23
Modified: 2007-10-05 07:32:23
Source: o = order, c = class
Reference: Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Moridunian to the top of the Holocene or 478.60000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 471.8 Ma

Collections (6584 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Moridunian478.6 - 471.8United Kingdom (Wales) Glyptarca primaeva (89324) Glyptarca serrata (87601)
Whitlandian478.6 - 471.8United Kingdom (Wales) Glyptarca primaeva (3713 3714 166752)
Arenig478.6 - 466.0Argentina Catamarcaia sp. (8783 8875)
Arenig478.6 - 466.0Argentina (La Rioja) Catamarcaia chaschuilensis (169613)
Arenig478.6 - 466.0Bolivia (Tarija) Hemiprionodonta lusitanica (57173)
Arenig478.6 - 466.0France (Loire-Atlantique) Parallelodon sp. (20861)
Dobrotiva466.0 - 460.9Spain (Cáceres) Hemiprionodonta lusitanica (174658)
Dobrotiva466.0 - 460.9Spain (Ciudad Real) Hemiprionodonta lusitanica (174656)
Llanvirn466.0 - 460.9Ireland Glyptarca sp. (381)
Oretanian466.0 - 460.9Spain (Oviedo) Glyptarca sp. (21094)
Oretanian466.0 - 460.9Spain (Salamanca) Glyptarca naranjoana (21092)
Oretanian466.0 - 460.9Spain (Caceres) Glyptarca lusitanica (20913)
Oretanian466.0 - 460.9Spain (Guadalajara) Hemiprionodonta lusitanica (20914 194897)
Oretanian466.0 - 460.9Spain (Cuidad Real) Glyptarca lusitanica (20912)
Oretanian466.0 - 460.9Spain (Toledo) Glyptarca sp. (20898 20899)
Chazy466.0 - 457.5Canada (Quebec) Whitella canadensis (171789)
Late/Upper Llanvirn463.5 - 460.9United Kingdom (Wales) Glyptarca radnorensis (20699)
Dobrotivian460.9 - 457.5Spain (Toledo and Cuidad Real) Glyptarca sp. (20893)
Dobrotivian460.9 - 457.5Morocco Glyptarca lusitanica (20973)
Dobrotivian460.9 - 457.5Portugal Glyptarca lusticanica (193319 193320 193327 193328 193329) Glyptarca sp. (20932 20933)