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Narona decaptyx

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Cancellariidae

Cancellaria decaptyx was named by Brown and Pilsbry (1911) [DISTRIBUTION: Late Miocene; Panama.]. Its type specimen is ANSP 1701, a shell, and it is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Cancellaria (Narona) decaptyx by Woodring (1970); it was recombined as Narona decaptyx by Landau et al. (2012) and Landau et al. (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1911Cancellaria decaptyx Brown and Pilsbry p. 346 figs. pl. 24, figs. 5, 6
1970Cancellaria (Narona) decaptyx Woodring p. 342
2012Narona decaptyx Landau et al. p. 328

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyCancellarioideaGray 1853
familyCancellariidaeGray 1853
subfamilyCancellariinaeGray 1853
genusNaronaAdams and Adams 1854
speciesdecaptyx(Brown and Pilsbry 1911)

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: actively mobilef
Life habit: epifaunalf
Diet: carnivoref
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2009-09-10 08:07:45
Modified: 2009-09-10 10:07:45
Source: f = family, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Tortonian to the top of the Piacenzian or 11.62000 to 2.58800 Ma

Collections (4 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Panama Cancellaria decaptyx (135886)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333Panama (Bocas del Toro) Narona decaptyx (135816 135828)
Piacenzian3.6 - 2.588Panama (Bocas) Narona decaptyx (61343)