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Glyptotomaria (Glyptotomaria) pistra

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae

Taxonomy
Glyptotomaria (Glyptotomaria) pistra was named by Batten (1958). Its type specimen is USNM 133307 and is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is USNM728, Guadalupe Pass, Guadalupe Mountains, which is in a Roadian slope limestone in the Cherry Canyon Formation of Texas.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1958Glyptotomaria (Glyptotomaria) pistra Batten p. 212 figs. Pl 37, figs 5-8

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassOrthogastropoda
orderMurchisoniina
superfamilyEotomarioidea
familyGosseletinidae
subfamilyGosseletininae
genusGlyptotomaria
subgenusGlyptotomaria
speciespistra

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.
shell height165.562.9012.04.792.95
shell diameter1610.86.3818.410.03.38

Composition: aragonitec
Entire body: yesf
Adult length: 10 to < 100f
Adult width: 10 to < 100f
Locomotion: facultatively mobileo
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2009-06-11 17:54:14
Modified: 2009-06-11 19:54:14
Source: f = family, o = order, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Hendy 2009, Bambach et al. 2007

Age range: base of the Kungurian to the top of the Wordian or 279.30000 to 265.10000 Ma

Collections (9 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Kungurian279.3 - 272.3USA (Texas) Glyptotomaria pistra (43492 43517 43560)
Roadian272.3 - 268.8USA (Texas) Glyptotomaria pistra (43512 43551 81693 type locality: 101767 101774)
Wordian268.8 - 265.1USA (Texas) Glyptotomaria pistra (43550)