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Inoceramus robertsoni

Bivalvia - Myalinida - Inoceramidae

Taxonomy
Inoceramus robertsoni was named by Walaszczyk and Cobban (2006). It is not extant. Its type locality is USGS D12810, which is in a Coniacian marine sandstone in the Dalton Sandstone Formation of New Mexico.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data
I. agdjakendensis, I. amakusensis, I. anakusensis, I. angulatus, I. angustiundulatus, I. annulatus, I. australis, I. balchii, I. barsliensis, I. bererensis, I. bicorrugatus, I. bojarkensis, I. borilensis, I. cadottensis, I. comancheanus, I. conicus, I. coptensis, I. crispi, I. curvieri, I. digitatus, I. dimidius, I. etheridgei, I. ewaldi, I. ezoensis, I. fiegei, I. flavus, I. gusselkaensis, I. hamadae, I. heinzi, I. hobetsensis, I. incertus, I. incurvus, I. ipuanus, I. irenensis, I. kapuus, I. labiatoidiformis, I. longealatus, I. maedae, I. mamatensis, I. matotorus, I. naumanni, I. nodai, I. nukeus, I. obtusus, I. opetius, I. pedalionoides, I. pennatulus, I. perplexus, I. pertenuis, I. pochialaineni, I. proximus, I. pseudoregularis, I. quadrans, I. quatsinoensis, I. reduncus, I. renngarteni, I. richensis, I. rutherfordi, I. sagensis, I. salisburgensis, I. saratoviensis, I. schloenbachi, I. schmidti, I. schoendorfi, I. shikotanensis, I. stilley, I. stoneleyi, I. subneocomiensis, I. subpercostatus, I. subundantus, I. sutherlandi, I. tenuis, I. tenuistriatus, I. tenuistriatus(), I. tenuiumbonatus, I. teshioensis, I. typicus, I. urius, I. vancouverensis, I. vanuxemi, I. vanuxemiformis, I. virgatus, I. volgensis, I. waltersdorfensis, I. wandereri, I. warakius, I. yokoyamai, I. zavoljiensis, I. concentrica, I. goldfussi, I. tenuilineatum, I. amakusensis, I. hobetsensis, I. iburiensis, I. soukupi, I. incertus, I. amakusensis, I. ezoensis, I. japonicus, I. rhomboides, I. bornholmensis, I. guerichi, I. steenstrupi

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2006Inoceramus robertsoni Walaszczyk and Cobban

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
MyalinataPaul 1939
orderMyalinidaPaul 1939
superfamilyInoceramoideaGiebel 1852
familyInoceramidaeGiebel 1852
genusInoceramusSowerby 1814
speciesrobertsoni

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
Locomotion: facultatively mobileg
Life habit: epifaunalg
Diet: suspension feederg
Vision: blindc
Created: 2009-04-13 11:12:15
Modified: 2009-04-13 13:12:15
Source: g = genus, f = family, c = class
References: Kiessling 2003, Aberhan et al. 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: Late/Upper Coniacian or 89.30000 to 85.80000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Coniacian89.3 - 85.8USA (New Mexico) Inoceramus robertsoni (100152 type locality: 100221)