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Pteriomorphia

Bivalvia -

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1944Pteriomorphia Beurlen
1965Pteriomorphia Newell p. 17
1978Pteriomorphia Grant-Mackie
1980Pteriomorphia Vokes p. 10
1983Pteriomorphia Gliozzi and Malatesta p. 88
1987Pteriomorphia Ward and Blackwelder p. 129
1992Pteriomorphia Ward p. 53
1997Pteriomorphia Cope p. 730
1998Pteriomorphia Reid
2001Pteriomorphia Todd
2002Pteriomorphia Giribet and Wheeler
2004Pteriomorphia Spencer et al.
2006Pteriomorphia Bieler and Mikkelsen p. 230
2007Pteriomorphia Lin et al.
2008Pteriomorphia Hikuroa and Grant-Mackie
2008Pteriomorphia Scholz et al.
2010Pteriomorphia Bouchet et al.
2011Pteriomorphia Carter et al. p. 6
2011Pteriomorphia Waller p. 17

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

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: aragonitec
Locomotion: facultatively mobilesubc
Life habit: epifaunalsubc
Diet: suspension feedersubc
Vision: blindc
Created: 2014-02-09 11:13:23
Modified: 2014-02-09 11:13:23
Source: subc = subclass, c = class
References: Eaton 1871, Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Warendian to the top of the Holocene or 485.40000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 478.6 Ma

Collections (27246 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Warendian485.4 - 478.6Australia (Northern Territory) Colpantyx woolleyi (77770) Colpantyx woolleyi, Xestoconcha kraciukae (79010 79322) Xestoconcha kraciukae (77769) Xestoconcha sp. indet. (77768)
Ordovician485.4 - 443.4USA (New York) Vanuxemia sp. (332)
Moridunian478.6 - 471.8United Kingdom (Wales) Falcatodonta costata, Cleionychia sp., Palaeopteria sp., Glyptarca serrata, Xestoconcha sp., Cyrtodonta staffordae, Cyrtodonta wattii, Cyrtodontula hadzeli (87601) Palaearca oboloidea, Palaearca hopkinsoni, Glyptarca lobleyi, Glyptarca primaeva (89324)
Whitlandian478.6 - 471.8United Kingdom (Wales) Cyrtodonta oboloidea, Glyptarca primaeva (3713 3714 166752)
Arenig478.6 - 466.0Argentina Catamarcaia sp. (8783) Catamarcaia sp., Dipleurodonta sp. (8875)
Arenig478.6 - 466.0Argentina (La Rioja) Catamarcaia chaschuilensis (169613) Notonychia emmae (49049)
Arenig478.6 - 466.0Bolivia (Tarija) Hemiprionodonta lusitanica (57173)
Arenig478.6 - 466.0France (Loire-Atlantique) Parallelodon sp. (20861)
Bendigonian476.8 - 473.9Australia (Northern Territory) Colpantyx woolleyi (79173) Colpantyx woolleyi, Xestoconcha kraciukae (79011 79130 79134 79139 79142 79171 79174) Cyrtodontula hadzeli (79175) Pharcidoconcha raupi (79170 79172)
Whiterockian - Blackriveran471.8 - 449.5USA (Minnesota) Cyrtodonta sp. (23547)
Middle Ordovician470.0 - 458.4USA (Tennessee) Ambonychia sp. (329)
Middle Ordovician470.0 - 458.4USA (New York) Vanuxemia sp. (333) Whitella sp. (334)
Middle Ordovician - Late/Upper Ordovician470.0 - 443.4USA (Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa) Cyrtodonta sp., Vanuxemia sp. (23553)
Chazyan468.1 - 460.9Canada (Quebec) Cleionychia sp. (435) Vanuxemia montrealensis (197279)
Chazyan468.1 - 460.9USA (Vermont) Ambonychia curvata (101749)
Whiterock - Mohawkian468.1 - 452.5USA (Minnesota) Cyrtodonta 2 spp., Vanuxemia sp. (10767)
Chazyan - Blackriveran468.1 - 449.5Canada (Ontario) Cyrtodonta breviuscula (171791)
Darriwilian467.3 - 458.4Australia (Northern Territory) Cyrtodonta carberryi (79228) Cyrtodonta staffordae (79230) Cyrtodonta staffordae, Cyrtodonta wattii (79227) Cyrtodonta wattii (77523 79127 79128 79136 79181 79182 79192 79194 79195 79232 79310) Denticelox tortuosa (79154) Leconychia doylei (79178) Pteronychia haupti (79311 79313)
Darriwilian467.3 - 458.4Australia (Queensland) Cyrtodonta sp. (77521 77755) Glyptonychia wilsoni, Runnegaria cuneata (79126)
Dobrotiva466.0 - 460.9Spain (Cáceres) Hemiprionodonta lusitanica (174658)