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Tehamatea vocontiana

Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae

Taxonomy
Tehamatea vocontiana was named by Kiel (2013). Its type specimen is GZG.INV.88323, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Rottier, which is in a Hauterivian basinal (carbonate) limestone in France.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2013Tehamatea vocontiana Kiel p. 351 figs. Figs. 8, 9

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassHeteroconchia(Gray 1854)
CardiomorphiFerussac 1822
CardioniFerussac 1822
LucinidiaGray 1854
orderLucinida(Stoliczka 1871)
superfamilyLucinoideaFleming 1828
familyLucinidaeFleming 1828
genusTehamatea
speciesvocontiana

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.

Tehamatea vocontiana Kiel 2013
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitef
Locomotion: facultatively mobilef
Life habit: deep infaunalf
Diet: chemosymbioticf
Vision: blindc
Created: 2009-05-17 03:07:50
Modified: 2009-10-09 08:44:03
Source: f = family, c = class
References: Aberhan et al. 2004, Kiessling 2004

Age range: Early/Lower Hauterivian or 136.40000 to 130.00000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Hauterivian136.4 - 130.0France Tehamatea vocontiana (type locality: 205202)
Early/Lower Hauterivian136.4 - 130.0France (Drome) Tehamatea vocontiana (205237)