Bieberiana pugnans Whidborne 1889 (mollusk)

Rostroconchia - Conocardiida - Hippocardiidae

Alternative combinations: Conocardium pugnans, Pleurorhynchus pugnans

Synonyms: Bieberiana confusa Beushausen 1895, Bieberiana eifeliense Beushausen 1895, Conocardium confusum Beushausen 1895, Conocardium eifeliense Beushausen 1895

Full reference: G. F. Whidborne. 1889. On some Devonian cephalopods and gasteropods. Geological Magazine 6(1):29-30

Belongs to Bieberiana according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Beushausen 1895, Rogalla and Amler 2006, Whidborne 1889 and Whidborne 1892

Sister taxon: Bieberiana gowandense

Type specimens:

  • Bieberiana pugnans: SM.H4205
  • Bieberiana confusa:
  • Bieberiana eifeliense:

Ecology: stationary semi-infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Lummaton Quarries, West of St. Mary Church, Lummaton Parrish, Torquay (Devonian of the United Kingdom)

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