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Neithea

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Pectinidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1825Neithea Drouet
1949Neithea Stoyanow pp. 90, 91
2002Neithea Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Neithea Bouchet et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
RankNameAuthor
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
suborderPectinidina(Adams and Adams 1858)
superfamilyPectinoideaRafinesque 1815
PectinoidaeRafinesque 1815
familyPectinidaeWilkes 1810
genusNeitheaDrouet 1825

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: low Mg calcitef
Composition 2: aragonitef
Environment: marineo
Locomotion: facultatively mobilef
Life habit: low-level epifaunalf
Diet: suspension feederf
Vision: limitedf
Created: 2007-10-05 05:02:01
Modified: 2010-02-16 06:48:49
Source: f = family, o = order
Reference: Kiessling 2004

Age range: base of the Berriasian to the top of the Danian or 145.00000 to 61.60000 Ma

Collections (370 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Jurassic - Early/Lower Cretaceous163.5 - 100.5Antarctica N. sp. (36802)
Berriasian145.0 - 139.8Mexico (Durango) N. atava (2157)
Neocomian145.0 - 130.0Japan (Gumma) N. atava, N. notabilis (40488)
Neocomian145.0 - 130.0Japan (Wakayama) N. atava (40659)
Neocomian145.0 - 130.0Japan (Tokushima) N. atava (39971)
Neocomian145.0 - 130.0Romania (Bicaz Gorges) N. valanginiensis (138715 138716)
Cretaceous145.0 - 66.0Uzbekistan N. simbirskensis (39883)
Valanginian139.8 - 132.9Portugal N. atava (64952 65673 65674 65675)
Valanginian - Hauterivian139.8 - 129.4Tanzania N. lindiensis (79024)
Early/Lower Hauterivian136.4 - 130.0Spain (Aragón) N. sp. (89266)

Youngest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state PBDB collection number
Early/Lower Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (Mississippi) N. bexarensis (4104 4105 4107 4108 4113) N. sp. (4117)
Early/Lower Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0Poland N. sexcostata (28077)
Early/Lower Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0Egypt N. regularis (46599)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (Mississippi) N. bexarensis (4171) N. sp. (4137 4142 4143 4157)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0Poland N. sexcostata (27818 27819 27822 28078)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0Kazakhstan (Kustanai) N. sexcostata, N. striatocostata (186878)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0Turkey N. sp. (34586 34587)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (Alabama) N. bexarensis, N. sp. (4202) N. quinquecostata (4206 4207 4213 4214 4215 4216 4221 4222 4224 4225 4230) N. quinquecostatus (83225) N. sp. (4173 4176 4186 4198 4223 4229 4231)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (Texas) N. bexarensis (4517 4522 7562) N. sp. (4520)
Danian66.0 - 61.6France N. quinquecostata (20816)