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Poirieria (Panamurex)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1959Paziella (Panamurex) Woodring
1963Murex (Panamurex) Vokes p. 160
1970Poirieria (Panamurex) Vokes p. 30
2001Poirieria (Panamurex) Todd
2002Panamurex Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Poirieria (Panamurex) Landau et al. p. 455

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMuricidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyMuricinaeda Costa 1776
genusPoirieriaJousseaume 1880
subgenusPanamurex()

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 08:22:24
Modified: 2009-09-10 10:22:24
Source: f = family, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Early/Lower Oligocene to the top of the Late/Upper Pliocene or 33.90000 to 2.58800 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 28.4 Ma

Collections (71 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Oligocene33.9 - 28.4USA (Mississippi) Poirieria macneili (92540)
Chattian - Aquitanian28.1 - 20.44USA (Florida) Muricidea heilprini (60985)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97Mexico (Veracruz-Llave) Poirieria alaquaensis (92609)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97Venezuela (Falcón) Poirieria eugeniae (96434)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97USA (Florida) Muricopsis laccopoia, Paziella fusinoides, Paziella lychnia (42290 42328) Muricopsis laccopoia, Paziella lychnia (41760) Muricopsis laccopoia, Urosalpinx phagon (42482) Poirieria fusinoides (92503 92541 92543) Poirieria fusinoides, Poirieria lychnia, Poirieria mauryae (89575) Poirieria fusinoides, Poirieria mauryae (89574) Poirieria laccopoia (92545) Poirieria laccopoia, Poirieria fusinoides (92502 92542 92544 92547) Poirieria laccopoia, Poirieria fusinoides, Poirieria lychnia, Poirieria mauryae (92457 92505 92546 92554) Poirieria laccopoia, Poirieria fusinoides, Poirieria mauryae (92379 92458 92501 92513 92548 92551 92552) Poirieria laccopoia, Poirieria mauryae (91536) Poirieria laccopoia, Poirieria phagon (92506) Poirieria lychnia, Poirieria mauryae (92460) Poirieria mauryae (89576 92512 92549 92550 92553)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97Venezuela (Falcon) Paziella gatunensis (60144)
Serravallian13.82 - 11.62USA (Florida) Poirieria laccopoia (92507 111204 136943)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Panama Murex gatunensis (82119) Paziella gatunensis (93056 93059 93062 93176 93177) Poirieria gatunensis (82128 92444 92446) Poirieria sp. (145522 145523)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Venezuela Poirieria sp. (130981)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Panama (Colon) Paziella gatunensis (145254 145278 145335 145341)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333USA (Florida) Poirieria alaquaensis (91537)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Trinidad and Tobago Calotrophon hutchinsoni (60631)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333Panama (Bocas del Toro) Poirieria sp. (135828)
Early/Lower Pliocene5.333 - 3.6Venezuela Poirieria gatunensis (96486) Poirieria rutschi, Poirieria gatunensis (41831)
Zanclean5.333 - 3.6Dominican Republic Poirieria gabbi (80084)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588Venezuela Poirieria gatunensis, Poirieria eugeniae (79710) Poirieria recticanalis (131210 131237)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588Mexico (Veracruz) Poirieria alaquaensis (92449)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588USA (Florida) Poirieria clarksvillensis (92362 92440 92510 92576)