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Glyptoactis (Glyptoactis) wendellwoodringi

Bivalvia - Carditida - Carditidae

Taxonomy
Venericardia (Glyptoactis) wendellwoodringi was named by Weisbord (1964). Its type specimen is PRI T493a, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Glyptoactis (Glyptoactis) wendellwoodringi by Hendy et al. (2008).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1964Venericardia (Glyptoactis) wendellwoodringi Weisbord p. 203 figs. pl. 26, figs. 18, 19
2008Glyptoactis (Glyptoactis) wendellwoodringi Hendy et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Gray 1854)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CarditioniDall 1889
orderCarditida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyCrassatelloidea(FĂ©russac 1822)
familyCarditidaeFleming 1820
subfamilyVenericardiinaeChavan 1969
genusGlyptoactis()
subgenusGlyptoactisStewart 1930
specieswendellwoodringi(Weisbord 1964)

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.

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitesuperf
Environment: marinesuperf
Locomotion: facultatively mobileg
Life habit: shallow infaunalg
Diet: suspension feederg
Vision: blindsuperf
Created: 2009-07-05 09:58:16
Modified: 2018-03-04 20:18:50
Source: g = genus, superf = superfamily
References: Todd 2001, Sanchez Roig 1926

Age range: base of the Early/Lower Pliocene to the top of the Late/Upper Pliocene or 5.33300 to 2.58800 Ma

Collections (10 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Pliocene5.333 - 3.6Venezuela (Sucre) Venericardia wendellwoodringi (41541 41543 41544 41545 41552 41554)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588Venezuela Glyptoactis wendellwoodringi (131210 131217 131218 131363)