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Enteletes andii

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Enteletidae

Terebratula andii was named by d'Orbigny (1842). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Yaurichambi (d'Orbigny coll), which is in an Asselian open shallow subtidal limestone in the Copacabana Formation of Bolivia.

It was recombined as Orthis andii by Salter (1861); it was recombined as Rhynchonella andii by Gabb (1877); it was recombined as Enteletes andii by Kozlowski (1914).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1842Terebratula andii d'Orbigny p. 45 figs. Pl 3, figs 14,15
1842Terebratula gaudryi d'Orbigny p. 45 figs. Pl 3, fig 16
1861Orthis andii Salter p. 64
1877Rhynchonella andii Gabb
1914Enteletes andii Kozlowski p. 61 figs. Pl 3, figs 10a-c

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderOrthidaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
suborderDalmanellidinaMoore 1952
superfamilyEnteletoideaWaagen 1884
familyEnteletidaeWaagen 1884

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: low Mg calcitep
Locomotion: stationaryo
Attached: yeso
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindc
Created: 2004-02-28 14:11:06
Modified: 2009-04-11 14:18:14
Source: o = order, c = class, p = phylum
Reference: Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range: base of the Asselian to the top of the Sakmarian or 298.90000 to 290.10000 Ma

Collections (3 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Gzhelian - Artinskian303.7 - 279.3Bolivia Orthis andii (120479)
Asselian298.9 - 295.5Bolivia Terebratula andii, Terebratula gaudryi (133181)
Sakmarian295.5 - 290.1Bolivia Rhynchonella andii (120469)