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Aspiduriella

Ophiuroidea - Ophiurida - Ophiuridae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1803Asterites Blumenbach p. 24
1836Aspidura Agassiz
1878Aspidura Pohlig p. 260
1915Aspidura Clark and Twitchell p. 23
1966Aspidura Spencer and Wright p. U95
1988Aspidura Calzada and Gutiérrez p. 31
1998Aspiduriella Bolette p. 401
2002Aspiduriella Radwanski pp. 396-397
2002Aspiduriella Sepkoski
2003Aspiduriella Salamon and Boczarowski p. 307 figs. fig. 2

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEleutherozoa
Asterozoa()
classOphiuroidea
RankNameAuthor
suborderMyophiurina()
infraclassMetophiuridaMatsumoto 1913
superorderEuryophiurida
orderOphiurida()
suborderOphiurina
familyOphiuridae
subfamilyOphiurinae
genusAspiduriella

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.

G. †Aspiduriella Bolette 1998
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Aspiduriella camuna Rossi Ronchetti 1965
Aspiduriella dorae Lepsius 1878
Aspiduriella italica Crema 1895
Aspiduriella ludeni von Hagenow 1851
Aspiduriella montserratensis Calzada and Gutiérrez 1988
Aspiduriella scutellata Blumenbach 1803
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Invalid names: Aspidura loricata Goldfuss 1833 [synonym]
Aspiduriella streichani Kutscher 1987
Invalid names: Aspidura Agassiz 1836 [replaced]
Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: high Mg calcitec
Ontogeny: accretion, addition of partsp
Environment: marinec
Locomotion: slow-movingc
Life habit: low-level epifaunalc
Diet: detritivorec
Diet 2: suspension feederc
Vision: blindc
Dispersal: waterp
Dispersal 2: planktonicp
Created: 2004-02-29 11:30:09
Modified: 2010-02-12 01:58:57
Source: c = class, p = phylum
References: Aberhan et al. 2004, Aberhan 1992

Age range: base of the Smithian to the top of the Triassic or 251.30000 to 201.40000 Ma

Collections (22 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Triassic252.17 - 247.2USA (Idaho) Aspidura idahoensis (58632)
Triassic251.902 - 201.4Vietnam (Tinh Lai Chau) Aspidura sp. (77537)
Smithian251.3 - 247.2USA (Idaho) Aspidura idahoensis (136684)
Aegean247.2 - 242.0Poland A. similis (136257)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Poland Aspidura similis, Aspidura scutellata (63538)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Italy (Veneto) Aspidura italica (79547)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Germany Aspidura streichani (31996)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Poland (Silesia) Ophiomusium simile, A. ludeni (32083)
Bithynian247.2 - 242.0Poland A. sp. (63393)
Pelsonian247.2 - 242.0Slovenia A. sp. (166626)
Pelsonian247.2 - 242.0Poland A. sp. (181726)
Anisian - Ladinian247.2 - 237.0Poland A. similis (62160)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0Spain Aspidura scutellata, Aspidura montserratensis (73477)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0Germany (Thuringia) Aspidura scutellata (89875)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0Germany Aspidura ludeni (59926 89456) Aspidura sp., Aspidura scutellata (59927)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0Bulgaria Aspidura ludeni (81520)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0Poland A. sp. (45423)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Italy Aspidura camuna (89466)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3Italy Ophiura dorae (90003)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3Italy (Trento) Ophiura dorae (232115)