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Retichonetes gibberulus

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Chonetidae

Taxonomy
Retichonetes gibberulus was named by Carter (1967). Its type specimen is USNM 154571, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is USNM 9045, Chappel Ls, McCulloc County, TX, which is in a Kinderhookian shallow subtidal limestone in the Chappel Limestone Formation of Texas.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1967Retichonetes gibberulus Carter p. 277 figs. Pl 15, figs 10a-17

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
PanbrachiopodaCarlson and Cohen 2020
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderStrophomenidaOpik 1934
superfamilyChonetoidea
familyChonetidaeBronn 1862
subfamilyRetichonetinaeMuir-Wood 1962
genusRetichonetes
speciesgibberulus

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.

Retichonetes gibberulus Carter 1967
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitep
Environment: marineuc
Locomotion: stationaryo
Attached: yesp
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindc
Created: 2004-02-28 14:13:23
Modified: 2009-04-13 11:03:33
Source: o = order, c = class, p = phylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Aberhan et al. 2004, Nesnidal et al. 2013

Age range: base of the Ivorian to the top of the Kinderhookian or 353.80000 to 352.00000 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Kinderhookian358.9 - 352.0USA (Texas) Retichonetes gibberulus (62492 type locality: 62494 62498)
Ivorian353.8 - 346.7USA (Texas) Retichonetes gibberulus (1)