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Crucibulum (Dispotaea) costata

Gastropoda - Calyptraeidae

Calyptraea costata was named by Say (1820). It is the type species of Dispotaea.

It was recombined as Crucibulum costatum by Martin (1904); it was recombined as Crucibulum costata by Ward (1998); it was recombined as Crucibulum (Dispotaea) costata by Landau and Marques da Silva (2010).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1820Calyptraea costata Say p. 40
1904Crucibulum costatum Martin p. 244
1998Crucibulum costata Ward p. 71
2010Crucibulum (Dispotaea) costata Landau and Marques da Silva p. 27

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyCalyptraeoideaLamarck 1809
familyCalyptraeidaeLamarck 1809
genusCrucibulumSchumacher 1817
subgenusDispotaea(Say 1824)
speciescostata(Say 1820)

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.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: facultatively mobileg
Attached: yesg
Life habit: epifaunalg
Diet: suspension feederg
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2009-09-18 09:30:32
Modified: 2009-09-18 11:30:32
Source: g = genus, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Early/Lower Hemingfordian to the top of the Late/Upper Miocene or 20.43000 to 5.33300 Ma

Collections (18 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97USA (New Jersey) Crucibulum costatum (59335 59336 59337 59720 59724 59726 92762 92763)
Early/Lower Hemingfordian20.43 - 15.97USA (Delaware) Crucibulum costatum (18579)
Middle Miocene15.97 - 11.608USA (Maryland) Crucibulum costatum (68975 69023 69024)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333USA (Virginia) Crucibulum costatum (79751 79752 79754 79756)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333USA (Maryland) Crucibulum costatum (68978 69032)