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Myophorella

Bivalvia - Trigoniida - Myophorellidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1878Myophorella Bayle
1980Myophorella Vokes p. 99
1987Myophorella Fleming pp. 32, 35
2002Myophorella Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Myophorella Pérez et al. p. 82
2010Myophorella Bouchet et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
UniomorphiGray 1854
UnioniGray 1854
UnionataGray 1854
orderTrigoniida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyMyophorelloidea(Kobayashi 1954)
MyophorelloidaeKobayashi 1954
familyMyophorellidaeKobayashi 1954
subfamilyMyophorellinaeKobayashi 1954
genusMyophorellaBayle 1878

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 height214.214.014.414.20.283
valve height828.520.042.027.07.78

Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: facultatively mobileo
Life habit: infaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindc
Created: 2004-02-28 12:34:20
Modified: 2004-02-28 14:34:20
Source: o = order, c = class
Reference: Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range: base of the Margaritatus to the top of the Early/Lower Aptian or 189.60000 to 122.46000 Ma

Collections (397 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Jurassic201.3 - 174.1Vietnam (South Viet-Nam) M. saurini (37217)
Hettangian - Bajocian201.3 - 168.3Canada (Yukon) M. freboldi (125788)
Pliensbachian190.8 - 182.7Argentina (Mendoza) M. sp. (33724 33735 33751 33767 33771 33774)
Pliensbachian190.8 - 182.7Argentina (Neuquen) M. sp. (33817 33842 33859 33862 33866 33868 33899 33907)
Pliensbachian190.8 - 182.7Argentina (San Juan) M. araucana (33698 33701) M. sp. (33695 33696)
Pliensbachian190.8 - 182.7Chile M. araucana (7430)
Pliensbachian - Toarcian190.8 - 174.1Argentina (Neuquen) M. sp. (33845 33853)
Pliensbachian - Aalenian190.8 - 170.3Peru (Junín) M. araucana (202438)
Early/Lower Pliensbachian189.6 - 183.0Argentina (Mendoza) M. sp. (10700)
Early/Lower Pliensbachian - Late/Upper Pliensbachian189.6 - 183.0Argentina (Neuquen) M. tuberculata, M. araucana (10701)

Youngest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state PBDB collection number
Late/Upper Berriasian145.0 - 140.2United Kingdom (England) M. rawsoni (69126 69133 69140 69142)
Berriasian145.0 - 139.8Antarctica (Alexander Island) M. sp. (2075)
Berriasian145.0 - 139.8Japan (Miyagi) M. obsoleta (40161 40329)
Berriasian145.0 - 139.8Ukraine (Crimea) M. loewinsonlessingi (124724 124725 124730 124752 124866 124883)
Berriasian145.0 - 139.8Japan (Fukushima) M. orientalis (40547)
Berriasian145.0 - 139.8United Kingdom (England) M. intermedia (69138)
Early/Lower Valanginian140.2 - 136.4United Kingdom (England) M. rawsoni (69246 69255 69256)
Early/Lower Hauterivian136.4 - 130.0Argentina (Neuquen) M. garatei, M. volkheimeri (47202)
Early/Lower Hauterivian136.4 - 130.0Argentina M. sp. (61602)
Early/Lower Aptian125.45 - 122.46Mexico M. sp. (64369)