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Reticulatia americana

Strophomenata - Productida - Productidae

Dictyoclostus americanus was named by Dunbar and Condra (1932).

It was synonymized subjectively with Reticulatia huecoensis by Hoare (1961); it was synonymized subjectively with Dictyoclostus huecoensis by Mudge et al. (1962); it was recombined as Reticulatia americana by Cooper and Grant (1975).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1932Dictyoclostus americanus Dunbar and Condra p. 218–220 figs. pl. 34 f. 3-6
1975Reticulatia americana Cooper and Grant p. 1087

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderProductidaSarycheva and Sokolskaya 1959
superfamilyProductoideaGray 1840
familyProductidaeGray 1840
tribeReticulatiiniLazarev 2000
genusReticulatiaMuir-Wood and Cooper 1960

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.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitep
Locomotion: stationarysubo
Attached: yesp
Life habit: low-level epifaunalsubo
Diet: suspension feedersubo
Vision: blindc
Created: 2018-11-10 17:08:41
Modified: 2018-11-10 17:08:41
Source: subo = suborder, c = class, p = phylum
References: Aberhan et al. 2004, Williams et al. 2000

Age range: base of the Chesterian to the top of the Asselian or 339.40000 to 295.50000 Ma

Collections (13 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Mississippian358.9 - 323.2USA (Utah) Dictyoclostus americanus (12344)
Carboniferous - Chesterian358.9 - 318.1USA (Utah) Dictyoclostus americanus (13363)
Chesterian - Carboniferous339.4 - 298.9USA (Utah) Dictyoclostus americanus (13362)
Desmoinesian - Carboniferous313.8 - 298.9USA (Utah) Dictyoclostus americanus (13364)
Kasimovian - Gzhelian307.0 - 298.9USA (Utah) Dictyoclostus americanus (39983 39986 39988 39989 39990)
Gzhelian303.7 - 298.9USA (Wyoming) Dictyoclostus americanus (81193)
Virgilian303.4 - 298.9USA (New Mexico) Reticulatia americana (146828 156708)
Asselian298.9 - 295.5USA (Texas) Reticulatia americana (105594)