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Dosinia margaritana

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Veneridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1928Dosinia margaritana Wiedey p. 145 figs. Plate 18, figures 1, 2, 3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
infraclassHeteroconchia(Cox 1960)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
RankNameAuthor
CardiidiaFerussac 1822
CardiataFerussac 1822
superorderCardiiformiiFerussac 1822
orderCardiidaFerussac 1822
suborderCardiidinaFerussac 1822
Veneroidei(Gray 1854)
VeneroiteiGray 1854
superfamilyVeneroidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyVeneridaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyVenerinaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyDosiniini(Deshayes 1858)
genusDosiniaScopoli 1777
speciesmargaritana

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: aragonitef
Locomotion: facultatively mobileg
Life habit: infaunalg
Diet: suspension feederg
Vision: blindc
Created: 2009-09-04 16:34:29
Modified: 2009-09-04 18:34:29
Source: g = genus, f = family, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Aberhan et al. 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Chattian to the top of the Middle Miocene or 28.10000 to 11.60800 Ma

Collections (17 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Chattian28.1 - 23.03USA (California) Dosinia margaritana (52417 52418 57789)
Chattian - Aquitanian28.1 - 20.44USA (California) Dosinia margaritana (37516 37517)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97USA (California) Dosinia margaritana (44897 44912 44923 71216 71217 71223 94816 94854)
Middle Miocene15.97 - 11.608USA (California) Dosinia margaritana (44937 44940 44980 44988)