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Entolium mapuche

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Entoliidae

Taxonomy
Entolium mapuche was named by Damborenea (2002). Its type specimen is MLP 24861, a valve (left valve), and it is a mold. Its type locality is B8-Arroyo Serrucho, Beds 1348-1351, Mendoza, which is in a Toarcian marine siltstone/limestone in the Puchenque Formation of Argentina.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Entolium mapuche Damborenea p. 50 figs. Pl 5, figs 1-8; text-figs 8m-n

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
RankNameAuthor
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
OstreataFerussac 1822
superorderOstreiformiiFerussac 1822
orderPectinida(Gray 1854)
suborderEntoliidina
superfamilyEntolioideaTeppner 1922
familyEntoliidaeKorobkov 1960
genusEntoliumMeek 1865
speciesmapuche

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: low Mg calcitef
Composition 2: aragonitef
Environment: marineo
Locomotion: facultatively mobileg
Life habit: epifaunalg
Diet: suspension feederg
Vision: limitedf
Created: 2004-02-29 16:58:42
Modified: 2004-02-29 18:58:42
Source: g = genus, f = family, o = order
References: Kiessling 2004, Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range: base of the Pliensbachian to the top of the Toarcian or 190.80000 to 174.10000 Ma

Collections (9 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Pliensbachian190.8 - 182.7Argentina (Neuquen) Entolium mapuche (33898 33903)
Pliensbachian190.8 - 182.7Argentina (Mendoza) Entolium mapuche (33767 33774 33775)
Pliensbachian - Toarcian190.8 - 174.1Argentina (Neuquen) Entolium mapuche (36908)
Toarcian182.7 - 174.1Argentina (Mendoza) Entolium mapuche (type locality: 33756 33792)
Toarcian182.7 - 174.1Argentina (Neuquen) Entolium mapuche (33827)