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Maghrebella

Bivalvia - Carditida - Carditidae

Taxonomy
Maghrebella was named by Freneix (1972) [Sepkoski's age data: K Albi-u K u Sepkoski's reference number: ZR80]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Veneroida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Carditidae by El Qot (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1972Maghrebella Freneix
2002Maghrebella Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Maghrebella El Qot p. 73

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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)
familyCarditidaeFleming 1820
genusMaghrebellaFreneix 1972

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: facultatively mobilef
Life habit: infaunalf
Diet: suspension feederf
Vision: blindc
Created: 2009-08-17 20:23:42
Modified: 2009-08-17 22:23:42
Source: f = family, c = class
References: Aberhan et al. 2004, Eames 1951

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Aptian to the top of the Early/Lower Cenomanian or 122.46000 to 93.50000 Ma

Collections (9 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Aptian122.46 - 112.03Egypt M. deserti (151611)
Early/Lower Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Egypt M. forgemoli (114873)
Early/Lower Cenomanian - Middle Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Egypt M. forgemoli (114785)
Late/Upper Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Egypt M. deserti (114795) M. deserti, M. forgemoli (114810) M. forgemoli (114793 114794 114798)
Middle Cenomanian - Late/Upper Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Egypt M. forgemoli (114792)