Bournonia Fischer 1887 (rudist)

Bivalvia - Hippuritida - Radiolitidae

Parent taxon: Radiolitidae according to P. W. Skelton 2013

See also Sepkoski 2002 and Steuber 2002

Sister taxa: Agriopleura, Apulites, Archaeoradiolites, Biradiolites, Biradiolitinae, Bystrickya, Chiapasella, Colveraia, Contraspira, Darendeella, Distefanella, Dubertretia, Durania, Eoradiolites, Favus, Fossulites, Fundinia, Glabrobournonia, Gorjanovicia, Hacobjanella, Horehronia, Jerinella, Joufia, Joufiinae, Katzeria, Kuehnia, Kurtinia, Lapeirousella, Lapeirousia, Lapeirousiinae, Laskarevia, Macgillavryia, Maghrebites, Medeela, Medeella, Milovanovicia, Monopilarites, Neoradiolites, Orestia, Osculigera, Parabournonia, Paronaites, Paronella, Petkovicia, Polsakia, Potosites, Praelapeirousia, Praeradiolites, Pseudopolyconites, Pseudosabinia, Radiolitella, Radiolites, Radiolitinae, Rajka, Robertella, Rosellia, Sauvagesia, Sauvagesiinae, Sphaerulites, Tampsia, Tekirdagia, Thyrastylon, Vautrinia

Subtaxa: Bournonia bournoni Bournonia excavata Bournonia fascicularis Bournonia gardonica

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Afghanistan (1 collection), Bulgaria (1), Croatia (1), Cuba (2), Egypt (2), France (3), Greece (1), Guatemala (1), India (1), Iran (7), Italy (36), Jamaica (50), Mexico (4), Oman (6), Saudi Arabia (1), Serbia and Montenegro (4), Slovenia (20), Somalia (1), Spain (8), Turkey (3), Turkmenistan (1)

Total: 154 collections including 230 occurrences

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