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Gonimyrtea droueti

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Lucina droueti was named by Nyst (1861). It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Cavilucina (Gonimyrtea) droueti by Glibert (1957); it was recombined as Gonimyrtea droueti by Schnetler and Palm (2008).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1861Lucina droueti Nyst
1957Cavilucina (Gonimyrtea) droueti Glibert p. 33
2008Gonimyrtea droueti Schnetler and Palm p. 16

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EubilateriaAx 1987
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Gray 1854)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
LucinidiaGray 1854
orderLucinida(Stoliczka 1871)
superfamilyLucinoideaFleming 1828
familyLucinidaeFleming 1828
genusGonimyrteaMarwick 1929
speciesdroueti(Nyst 1861)

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.

Gonimyrtea droueti Nyst 1861
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No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitef
Locomotion: facultatively mobilef
Life habit: deep infaunalf
Diet: chemosymbioticf
Vision: blindc
Created: 2009-05-17 03:07:50
Modified: 2009-10-09 08:44:03
Source: f = family, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range: base of the Chattian to the top of the Serravallian or 28.10000 to 11.62000 Ma

Collections (23 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Oligocene28.4 - 23.03Hungary Cavilucina droueti (8338)
Chattian28.1 - 23.03Denmark (Jylland) Gonimyrtea droueti (9170)
Chattian28.1 - 23.03Denmark Gonimyrtea droueti (111472)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97Germany (North Rhein-Westfalia) Cavilucina droueti (62882 62883)
Early/Lower Miocene - Middle Miocene23.03 - 11.608Germany (North Rhein-Westfalia) Cavilucina droueti (62884)
Miocene23.03 - 5.333Germany (North Rhein-Westfalia) Cavilucina droueti (62903 62933 62940 62958)
Langhian - Serravallian15.97 - 11.62Netherlands Cavilucina droueti (186883)
Middle Miocene15.97 - 11.608Germany (North Rhein-Westfalia) Cavilucina droueti (61895 61896 61900 61904 61905 61906 61907 62885 62886 62887 62888 62891)