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Lychnus

Gastropoda - Anadromidae

Taxonomy
Lychnus was named by Matheron (1832).

It was assigned to Anadrominae by Gründel and Kollmann (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1832Lychnus Matheron
2012Lychnus Gründel and Kollmann p. 134

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassPulmonataCuvier 1817
Eupulmonata(Haszprunar and Huber 1990)
Stylommatophora(Schmidt 1856)
familyAnadromidaeWenz 1940
subfamilyAnadrominaeWenz 1940
genusLychnusMatheron 1832

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: aragonitesubc
Environment: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilesubc
Life habit: epifaunalc
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2007-10-12 05:39:25
Modified: 2007-10-12 07:39:25
Source: subc = subclass, c = class
Reference: Kiessling 2004

Age range: base of the Barremian to the top of the Early/Lower Maastrichtian or 129.40000 to 66.00000 Ma

Collections (8 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Barremian129.4 - 125.0France (Drôme) L. pangymna (177726)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0Spain (Cataluña) L. sp. (159019)
Early/Lower Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0Spain (Cataluña) L. sp. (60474 87103)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0Romania (Hunedoara) L. sp. (67811)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0France (Bouches-du-Rhône) L. matheroni (47893)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0Spain (Cataluña) L. sp. (55390 141188)