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Pernopecten yini

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Entoliidae

Taxonomy
Pernopecten yini was named by Newell and Boyd (1995). Its type specimen is AMNH 44030, a valve (Left valve), and it is not a trace fossil.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1995Pernopecten yini Newell and Boyd p. 73 fig. 53

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
RankNameAuthor
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
suborderEntoliidina
superfamilyEntolioideaTeppner 1922
familyEntoliidaeKorobkov 1960
genusPernopecten
speciesyini

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
partNmeanminimummaximummedians.d.
valve height2017.18.6041.014.210.2

Composition: low Mg calcitef
Composition 2: aragonitef
Environment: marineo
Locomotion: facultatively mobilef
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: limitedf
Created: 2007-10-05 04:59:44
Modified: 2010-02-19 03:36:00
Source: f = family, o = order
Reference: Kiessling 2004

Age range: base of the Artinskian to the top of the Wordian or 290.10000 to 265.10000 Ma

Collections (22 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Artinskian290.1 - 279.3USA (New Mexico) Pernopecten yini (101795)
Kungurian279.3 - 272.3USA (Texas) Pernopecten yini (43491 43513 43517 43609 81592 101785 102623)
Roadian272.3 - 268.8USA (Texas) Pernopecten yini (43512 43548 43551 43553 43563 81640 81645 81671 81693 101767 101782 101783 102610)
Wordian268.8 - 265.1USA (Texas) Pernopecten yini (43550)