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Anodontophora (Myacites)

Bivalvia - Trigoniida - Trigonodidae

Taxonomy
Myacites was named as a genus.

It was reranked as Anodontophora (Myacites) by Ogilvie Gordon (1927).

It was assigned to Anatinidae by Meek (1864); to Bivalvia by Meek (1873); and to Anodontophora by Ogilvie Gordon (1927).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1864Myacites Meek p. 51
1873Myacites Meek
1927Anodontophora (Myacites) Ogilvie Gordon

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Gray 1854)
UniomorphiGray 1854
UnioniGray 1854
UnionataGray 1854
orderTrigoniida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyTrigonodoideaModell 1942
familyTrigonodidaeModell 1942
genusAnodontophoraCossmann 1897
subgenusMyacites

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 mobileo
Life habit: infaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindc
Created: 2004-02-28 12:34:20
Modified: 2004-02-28 14:34:20
Source: o = order, c = class
Reference: Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range: base of the Olenekian to the top of the Late/Upper Kimmeridgian or 251.20000 to 150.80000 Ma

Collections (15 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Triassic252.17 - 247.2Bosnia and Herzegovina Myacites sp. (206609)
Olenekian251.2 - 247.2Italy (South Tyrol) Anodontophora baconicus (205018 205028)
Pelsonian247.2 - 242.0Hungary Myacites baconicus (40649)
Middle Triassic247.2 - 237.0Germany (Bavaria) Myacites musculoides, Myacites radiatus (201348)
Middle Triassic247.2 - 237.0Germany Myacites grandis, Myacites obtusus (201350)
Late/Upper Triassic237.0 - 201.3Germany Lithophagus faba (202142)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3Germany Lithophagus faba (173617)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3Italy (Lombardy) Lithophagus faba (38083 38115)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3Hungary (Veszprém) Modiolus faba (200771)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3Hungary (Veszprem) Lithophagus faba (203351)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3Italy Lithophagus faba (204921)
Oxfordian163.5 - 157.3United Kingdom (England) Myacites recurvus (100669)
Late/Upper Kimmeridgian155.7 - 150.8United Kingdom (England) Myacites recurvus (70997)