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Gastropoda - Heterostropha

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1835Acteonoidea d'Orbigny
1998Acteonoidea Beesley p. 942
2001Acteonoidea Todd
2002Actaeonoidea Harzhauser and Kowalke p. 74
2005Acteonoidea Bouchet et al. p. 257
2012Acteonoidea Gründel and Nützel p. 33

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
orderArchitectibranchiaHaszprunar 1985
superfamilyActeonoidead'Orbigny 1835
superfamilyActeonoidead'Orbigny 1835

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.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: actively mobilesuperf
Life habit: epifaunalsuperf
Diet: carnivoresuperf
Vision: limitedc
Comments: LIFE HISTORY: Predatory carnivore according to Todd (2001).superf
Created: 2009-09-10 07:24:38
Modified: 2009-09-10 09:24:38
Source: superf = superfamily, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Holkerian to the top of the Holocene or 342.80000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 336.0 Ma

Collections (1607 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Holkerian - Asbian342.8 - 336.0United Kingdom Consobrinella sp. (185554)
Roadian272.3 - 268.8Russian Federation (Samara) Permocossmannina kabanovi (170192)
Roadian272.3 - 268.8Russian Federation (Kirov) Permocossmannina kabanovi (126335)
Dienerian252.17 - 251.3Pakistan Sinuarbullina sp. (192907)
Griesbachian252.17 - 251.3China (Guizhou) Cossmannina alfisherii (201007)
Griesbachian252.17 - 251.3China (Jiangxi) Jiangxispira yangouensis (60525 60526)
Griesbachian252.17 - 251.3Svalbard and Jan Mayen Sinuarbullina yangouensis (182611)
Induan252.17 - 251.2Italy (Bolzano) Cylindrobullina sp. (169532)
Smithian251.3 - 247.2USA (Utah) Cylindrobullina convexa (44283 56882 116017)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Slovenia Cylindrobullina sp. (63528)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Italy Cylindrobullina n. sp. A, Cylindrobullina n. sp. B, Sinuarbullina sp., Cylindrobullina scalaris, Domerionina stuorense, Domerionina pralongiana (164191) Cylindrobullina scalaris (164208)
Late/Upper Triassic237.0 - 201.3Germany Actaeonella cincta (202142)
Julian235.0 - 232.0Italy Domerionina pralongiana (163816) Domerionina sp., Domerionina pralongiana (163815)
Norian228.0 - 208.5Peru Conactaeon peruviana (144482) Cylindrobullina vespertina (144483)
Norian - Rhaetian228.0 - 201.3Peru Cylindrobullina avenoides (68114 68135) Cylindrobullina peruviana (68136) Cylindrobullina vespertina (68115 68128)
Sevatian212.0 - 205.6Iran Cylindrobullina sp. (37959)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3United Kingdom (Somerset) Cylindrobullina elongata, Cylindrobullina oviformis, Cylindrobullina fusiformis (62956) Cylindrobullina oviformis (62965)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3Peru Cylindrobullina avenoidi, Cylindrobullina vespertina, Cylindrobullina avenoides, Cylindrobullina obesa, Cylindrobullina pyrulaeformis, Cylindrobullina tenuicostata, Cylindrobullina decorata, Cylindrobullina peruviana, Cylindrobullina tilarniocensis, Cylindrobullina tambosolensis (68116) Cylindrobullina peruviana (68096) Cylindrobullina peruviana, Cylindrobullina tilarniocensis (68144) Cylindrobullina vespertina (68146) Cylindrobullina vespertina, Cylindrobullina avenoides, Cylindrobullina decorata (68147) Cylindrobullina vespertina, Cylindrobullina avenoides, Cylindrobullina obesa, Cylindrobullina pyrulaeformis, Cylindrobullina decorata, Cylindrobullina peruviana, Cylindrobullina tambosolensis, Cylindrobullina ninacacana, Consobrinella elegantula (68119) Cylindrobullina vespertina, Cylindrobullina obesa, Cylindrobullina pyrulaeformis, Cylindrobullina peruviana, Cylindrobullina tambosolensis (68148)
Hettangian201.3 - 199.3Hungary Cylindrobullina sp. (125465)
Angulata201.3 - 196.5France (Lorraine) Tornatella secale (53947)