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Dentiovula

Gastropoda - Ovulidae

Taxonomy
Dentiovula was named by Habe (1961). It is extant.

It was assigned to Ovulidae by Ladd (1982).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1961Dentiovula Habe p. 44
1982Dentiovula Ladd p. 37

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyCypraeoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyOvulidaeFleming 1822
genusDentiovulaHabe 1961

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: actively mobilef
Life habit: epifaunalf
Diet: carnivoref
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2009-09-10 07:45:03
Modified: 2009-09-10 09:45:03
Source: f = family, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: Middle Pleistocene or 0.78100 to 0.12600 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 0.126 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Vanuatu D. masaoi (78046)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126Vanuatu D. tadashigei (78043)