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Cardiniopsis

Bivalvia - Carditida - Cardiniidae

Taxonomy
Cardiniopsis was named by Stanton (1895) [Sepkoski's age data: J Bajo K l Sepkoski's reference number: 93]. Its type is Cardiniopsis unioides.

It was assigned to Cardiniidae by Stanton (1895); and to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species
C. unioides (type species)

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1895Cardiniopsis Stanton p. 53
2002Cardiniopsis Sepkoski

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
RankNameAuthor
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Gray 1854)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CarditioniDall 1889
orderCarditida(Dall 1889)
superfamilyCrassatelloidea(FĂ©russac 1822)
familyCardiniidaeZittel 1881
genusCardiniopsis

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.

G. †Cardiniopsis Stanton 1895
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Cardiniopsis unioides Stanton 1895
Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitesuperf
Environment: marinesuperf
Locomotion: facultatively mobilef
Life habit: infaunalf
Diet: suspension feederf
Vision: blindsuperf
Created: 2009-07-05 11:01:23
Modified: 2009-08-17 22:24:54
Source: f = family, superf = superfamily
References: Todd 2001, Sanchez Roig 1926

Age range: base of the Middle Tithonian to the top of the Eocene or 150.80000 to 33.90000 Ma

Collections (3 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Tithonian152.1 - 145.0USA (California) C. unioides (151980)
Middle Tithonian - Late/Upper Tithonian150.8 - 145.0USA (California) C. sp. (151966)
Eocene56.0 - 33.9Russian Federation C. penjicus (50078)