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Bothrocorbula

Bivalvia - Pholadida - Corbulidae

Taxonomy
Bothrocorbula was named by Gabb (1873) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi]. It is not extant.

It was reranked as Corbula (Bothrocorbula) by Woodring (1925).

It was assigned to Corbula by Woodring (1925); to Corbulinae by Vokes (1980); to Caryocorbulinae by Woodring (1982) and Perrilliat (1992); to Myoida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Corbulidae by Anderson and Roopnarine (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1873Bothrocorbula Gabb
1925Corbula (Bothrocorbula) Woodring p. 189
1980Bothrocorbula Vokes p. 182
1982Bothrocorbula Woodring p. 713
1992Bothrocorbula Perrilliat p. 19
2002Bothrocorbula Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Bothrocorbula Anderson and Roopnarine p. 1092

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderPholadiformiiGray 1854
orderPholadidaGray 1854
superfamilyMyoidea(Lamarck 1809)
familyCorbulidaeLamarck 1818
genusBothrocorbulaGabb 1873

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: stationaryg
Attached: yesg
Life habit: infaunalg
Diet: suspension feederg
Vision: blindc
Comments: LIFE HISTORY: IS, SE, BA, SU according to Todd (2001).g
Created: 2009-09-09 14:13:24
Modified: 2009-09-09 16:13:24
Source: g = genus, c = class
References: Aberhan et al. 2004, Sanchez Roig 1926

Age range: base of the Early/Lower Paleocene to the top of the Middle Pleistocene or 66.00000 to 0.12600 Ma

Collections (42 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Paleocene - Middle Paleocene66.0 - 58.7United Kingdom (England) B. morrisi (8085)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97Trinidad and Tobago Corbula smithiana (80167)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97USA (Florida) Corbula radiatula (42482 42605 42642 42657) Corbula synarmostes (41760 42222 42225 42281 42290 42328 42366 42663)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97Dominican Republic B. viminea (74962)
Langhian15.97 - 13.82Dominican Republic B. viminea (74958 74959)
Middle Miocene15.97 - 11.608Haiti Corbula vimnea (92454 96508)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Dominican Republic B. viminea (74912)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Haiti Aloides viminea (60110)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Dominican Republic B. viminea (74915)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333Dominican Republic B. viminea (75042)
Messinian - Zanclean7.246 - 3.6Dominican Republic B. viminea (75037)
Zanclean5.333 - 3.6Dominican Republic B. viminea (74964 74968)
Pliocene - Pleistocene5.333 - 0.0117USA (Florida) B. wilcoxii (41749)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588USA (Florida) B. sp. (80037 80044)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588Jamaica B. heterogena (69093) Corbula viminea (58522) Corbula vimnea (131915)
Piacenzian3.6 - 2.588Costa Rica Corbula viminea (134653) Corbula vimnea (131919)
Early/Lower Pleistocene2.588 - 0.781USA (Florida) B. wilcoxii (41501 41718 69029 79331 79786) Corbula wilcoxii (35025)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126USA (Florida) B. sp. (80046) Corbula wilcoxii (35031)