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Soleniscidae

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Soleniscidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1894Macrocheilus permicus Netchaev p. 366 figs. Pl 12, fig 51
1931Soleniscidae Knight
2000Soleniscidae Nützel et al.
2002Soleniscidae Pan and Erwin
2005Soleniscidae Bouchet et al. p. 247
2005Soleniscidae Heidelberger and Koch p. 48
2016Soleniscidae Nützel and Ketwetsuriya p. 506
2023Soleniscidae Wagner

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropoda
subclassOrthogastropoda
orderMurchisoniina
superfamilyLoxonematoidea(Koken 1889)
familySoleniscidae
familySoleniscidae

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.

Fm. †Soleniscidae Knight 1931
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G. †Alaskacirrus Frýda and Blodgett 1998
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Alaskacirrus bandeli Frýda and Blodgett 1998
G. †Bensbergia Heidelberger and Koch 2005
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Bensbergia altivolvis Whiteaves 1892
Bensbergia arculata von Schlotheim 1820
Bensbergia drozdzewski Heidelberger and Amler 2002
Bensbergia elongata Phillips 1841
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Invalid names: Bensbergia adpressa Römer 1843 [synonym]
Bensbergia fusoidalis Tolmachoff 1930
Bensbergia pengellii Whidborne 1889
Bensbergia pulchra Fenton and Fenton 1924
Bensbergia schlotheimi d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842
Bensbergia subcostata von Schlotheim 1820
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Invalid names: Strobeus pulchella Whiteaves 1892 [synonym]
G. †Bulimorpha Whitfield 1882
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Bulimorpha elegans Girty 1927
Bulimorpha elongata Hall 1858
Bulimorpha lavrskyi Mazaev 2015
Bulimorpha melanioides Mansuy 1914
Bulimorpha micra Yu and Xi 1974
Bulimorpha minor Thein and Nitecki 1974
Bulimorpha whitfieldi Weller 1916
Invalid names: Bulimella Hall 1858 [replaced]
G. †Decorochilina Frýda 1999
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Decorochilina aulakion Mawson et al. 2002
Decorochilina australe Tassell 1982
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Invalid names: Decorochilina ornata Tassell 1982 [synonym]
Decorochilina bohemica Perner 1903
Decorochilina cancellata Lindström 1884
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Invalid names: Decorochilina rara Perner 1903 [synonym]
Decorochilina capillosa Perner 1903
Decorochilina costata Frýda 1999
Decorochilina crassior Perner 1903
Decorochilina dispar Perner 1903
Decorochilina evoluta Perner 1903
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Invalid names: Decorochilina bulloides Perner 1907 [synonym]
Decorochilina frechi Spitz 1907
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Invalid names: Macrochilina fusiforme Frech 1894 [replaced]
Decorochilina phillipsii Römer 1843
Decorochilina queenslandicus Cook and Camilleri 1997
Decorochilina recticosta Perner 1903
Decorochilina whidbornei Perner 1903
Invalid names: Decorochilina robusta Radabaugh 1942 [nomen nudum]
G. †Havlicekiela Frýda 1999
G. †Ianthinopsis Meek and Worthen 1866
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Ianthinopsis conspicua de Koninck 1881
Ianthinopsis medialis Meek and Worthen 1860
Ianthinopsis melanoides Whitfield 1882
Ianthinopsis pinguis Winchell 1863
Ianthinopsis tumida Meek and Worthen 1861
G. †Labridens Yochelson 1956
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Labridens shupei Yochelson 1956
G. †Leptoptygma Knight 1936
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Leptoptygma golconda Thein and Nitecki 1974
Leptoptygma laetus Pan and Erwin 2002
Leptoptygma newtonensis Whitfield 1882
Leptoptygma oligospira Winchell 1863
Leptoptygma simplex Knight 1931
Leptoptygma virgatum Knight 1931
G. †Nanochilina Frýda 1998
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Nanochilina gubanovi Frýda and Blodgett 2004
Nanochilina holynensis Frýda 1998
Nanochilina japonica Nützel and Nakazawa 2012
G. †Palaeocarboninia Bandel and Heidelberger 2002
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Palaeocarboninia jankei Bandel and Heidelberger 2002
G. †Procerithiopsis Mansuy 1914
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Procerithiopsis ambigua Mansuy 1914
Subfm. †Prokopiconchinae Frýda 2001
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G. †Holynelites Frýda 1998
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G. †Prokopiconcha Fryda 2001
G. †Scalitina Spriesterbach 1919
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Scalitina montana Spriesterbach 1919
Invalid names: Ampulloscalites Wenz 1938 [synonym]
Subfm. †Soleniscinae Knight 1931
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G. †Cylindritopsis Gemmellaro 1889
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Cylindritopsis altica Wang 1980
Cylindritopsis cheilodonta Gemmellaro 1889
Cylindritopsis conica Gemmellaro 1889
Cylindritopsis inflata Gemmellaro 1889
Cylindritopsis insolitus Chronic 1952
Cylindritopsis minima Gemmellaro 1889
Cylindritopsis ovalis Gemmellaro 1889
Cylindritopsis vaningeni Knight 1931
Invalid names: Angkorella Delpey 1941 [synonym]
G. †Globobulimorpha Yoo 1994
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G. †Strobeus de Koninck 1881
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Strobeus alternatus Radabaugh 1942
Strobeus bashkiriensis Mazaev 2019
Strobeus batteni Kaim et al. 2013
Strobeus brancoi Gemmellaro 1889
Strobeus brevis White 1881
Strobeus delawarensis Girty 1908
Strobeus dongluoensis Pan and Yu 1993
Strobeus ferganense Licharew 1968
Strobeus gouldiana Girty 1912
Strobeus immanis Kues and Batten 2001
Strobeus intercalaris Meek and Worthen 1860
Strobeus keyesi Rowley 1900
Strobeus mucronatus Yin 1932
Strobeus nobilis Sowerby 1826
Strobeus ovalis Yoo 1994
Strobeus pakistanensis Kaim et al. 2013
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Invalid names: Soleniscus ventricosus Hall 1858 [synonym]
Strobeus poromus Kues 1990
Strobeus rectilinea Phillips 1836
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Invalid names: Macrochilina tumida de Koninck 1881 [synonym]
Strobeus rozeni Mazaev 2015
Strobeus shigetai Kaim 2009
Strobeus stinesvillensis Cumings 1906
Strobeus tantilla Rowley 1900
Strobeus veberi Licharew 1968
Strobeus ventricosus de Koninck 1881
Strobeus welleri Knight 1931
Invalid names: Macrochilina Bayle 1880 [synonym]
G. †Soleniscus Meek and Worthen 1860
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Subg. †Soleniscus (Soleniscus) Meek and Worthen 1860
Soleniscus acuminatus Mansuy 1914
Soleniscus adrianensis Gemmellaro 1889
Soleniscus altonensis McChesney 1865
Soleniscus aplatus Mark 1912
Soleniscus avellanoides de Koninck 1863
Soleniscus barroisi Gemmellaro 1889
Soleniscus brancoi Gemmellaro 1889
Soleniscus callosus Yoo 1988
Soleniscus carinatus Stevens 1858
Soleniscus chemnithiaeformis Gemmellaro 1889
Soleniscus diminutus Erwin 1988
Soleniscus elegans Gemmellaro 1887
Soleniscus girtyi Erwin 1988
Soleniscus glaber Cumings 1906
Soleniscus gracilis Cox 1857
Soleniscus gubleri Delpey 1942
Soleniscus humilis Keyes 1888
Soleniscus intusplicatus Gemmellaro 1889
Soleniscus kansaensis Shumard and Swallow 1858
Soleniscus klipparti Meek 1871
Soleniscus micidus Pan and Erwin 2002
Soleniscus minor de Koninck 1881
Soleniscus mongolicus Grabau 1931
Soleniscus monodontiformis de Koninck 1881
Soleniscus netchaevi Mazaev 2015
Soleniscus oviformis Delpey 1942
Soleniscus pactus Pan and Erwin 2002
Soleniscus philipi Winters 1963
Soleniscus planus White 1881
Soleniscus ponderosa Swallow 1858
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Invalid names: Ianthinopsis chrysalis Meek and Worthen 1867 [synonym], Ianthinopsis fusiformis Hall 1858 [synonym], Ianthinopsis inornata Meek and Worthen 1866 [synonym], Soleniscus newberryi Stevens 1858 [synonym]
Soleniscus sosiensis Gemmellaro 1889
Soleniscus strictus Wang 1980
Soleniscus subulitoides Gemmellaro 1889
Soleniscus subzonatus Gemmellaro 1889
Soleniscus transitoria Grabau 1931
Soleniscus typicus Meek and Worthen 1860
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Invalid names: Loxonema nitidula Meek and Worthen 1860 [synonym]
Soleniscus variabilis Erwin 1988
Strobeus primogenius Conrad 1835
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Invalid names: Ianthinopsis texanus Shumard 1859 [synonym]
Invalid names: Ischnoptygminae Erwin 1988 [empty], Macrocheilus permicus Netchaev 1894 [nomen dubium], Macrochilininae Knight 1931 [empty]
Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
partNmean
shell height16.50

Composition: aragonitef
Locomotion: actively mobilef
Life habit: epifaunalf
Diet: carnivoref
Vision: limitedo
Created: 2004-08-16 10:05:44
Modified: 2004-08-16 12:05:44
Source: f = family, o = order
References: Wagner 2023, Bambach et al. 2007

Age range: base of the Homerian to the top of the Carnian or 430.50000 to 228.00000 Ma

Collections (576 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Homerian430.5 - 427.4USA (New York) Macrochilina sp. (155562)
Gorstian427.4 - 425.6Sweden (Gotland) Machrochilina cancellata (13603)
Gorstian427.4 - 425.6Czech Republic (Praha) Macrochilina bohemica (58980)
Gorstian427.4 - 425.6Czech Republic (Hlavni města Praha) Macrochilina intermedia (104940)
Ludfordian425.6 - 423.0Czech Republic (Bohemia) Macrochilina rara (104939)
Pridoli423.0 - 419.2Czech Republic (Praha) Holopella dispar, Macrochilina dispar (155864)
Lochkovian419.2 - 410.8USA (Maine) Holopea beushauseni (103288 103297)
Lochkovian419.2 - 410.8Australia (New South Wales) Subulites aulakion (45711 45712 45715)
Pragian410.8 - 407.6Australia (Victoria) Subulites sp. (40360)
Pragian410.8 - 407.6Austria (Styrian) Macrocheilos fusiforme (154376)

Youngest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state PBDB collection number
Griesbachian251.902 - 250.5Oman Strobeus indet. (44804 44829 44831 44832) Strobeus sp. (44824) Strobeus sp., Soleniscus sp. (60532)
Smithian251.3 - 247.2USA (Utah) Soleniscus sp., Strobeus sp. (32988 33211 33213 33233) Strobeus batteni (156017 156021 156102) Strobeus paludinaeformis (44283) Strobeus sp. (33208 33215 33229 33237)
Smithian251.3 - 247.2Vietnam Strobeus sp. (155490)
Smithian251.3 - 247.2Pakistan Strobeus batteni (139144 140687 140689) Strobeus pakistanensis (140690)
Dienerian250.5 - 251.2Pakistan Strobeus pakistanensis (192907)
Dienerian250.5 - 251.2Russian Federation Strobeus shigetai (90210 90211)
Anisian - Ladinian247.2 - 237.0Bosnia and Herzegovina Macrochilina sp. (203800)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Hungary (Bakony) Macrochilina brevispira (203197) Macrochilina inaequistriata (203199)
Julian235.0 - 232.0Italy Fusus orbignyanus, Pleurotoma sublineata, Melania inaequistriata, Melania gracilis, Melania tenuistriata (137429) Macrochilina brevispira (69672) Macrochilina sandbergeri, Macrochilina brevispira, Macrochilina inaequistriata, Macrochilina orbignyi (144631)
Tuvalian232.0 - 221.5Hungary Macrochilina brevispira (23870)