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Bleytonella circumlata

Gastropoda - Pickworthiidae

Taxonomy
Bleytonella circumlata was named by Gründel and Kollmann (2012). Its type specimen is NHMW 2011/0052/0078, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Locality 1. Serre de Bleyton ridge, which is in a Barremian carbonate marl/limestone in the Coulées Boueuses Formation of France. It is the type species of Bleytonella.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2012Bleytonella circumlata Gründel and Kollmann pp. 115 - 116 figs. Pl. 6, Figs 14–16

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
infraorderLittorinimorphaGolikov and Starobogtov 1975
superfamilyLittorinoidea(Gray 1840)
familyPickworthiidaeIredale 1917
genusBleytonella
speciescircumlata

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: aragonitec
Locomotion: actively mobilesuperf
Life habit: epifaunalsuperf
Diet: grazersuperf
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2009-09-10 07:51:34
Modified: 2009-09-10 09:51:34
Source: superf = superfamily, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: Barremian or 129.40000 to 125.00000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Barremian129.4 - 125.0France (Drôme) Bleytonella circumlata (type locality: 177726)