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Coleoidea

Cephalopoda -

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1888Coleoidea Bather
1977Coleoidea Green p. 993
1984Coleoidea Squires p. 54
2001Coleoidea Wells and Houston p. 129
2006Coleoidea Martill and Barker p. 1036
2008Coleoidea Nishiguchi and Mapes p. 179

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
RankNameAuthor
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassColeoideaBather 1888
subclassColeoideaBather 1888

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: aragonitec
Locomotion: fast-movingc
Life habit: nektonicc
Diet: carnivorec
Vision: well-developedc
Created: 2004-02-28 11:51:48
Modified: 2010-02-12 03:59:54
Source: c = class
Reference: Kiessling 2004

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Dyeran to the top of the Late/Upper Pleistocene or 516.00000 to 0.01170 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 513.0 Ma

Collections (1582 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Paleozoic541.0 - 252.17USA (Alaska) Belemnites sp. (112515) Belemnitida indet. (112453 112530)
Dyeran516.0 - 513.0USA (Nevada) Brevibelus breviformis (156377)
Chesterian339.4 - 318.1USA (Utah) Belemnoidea indet. (84411) Hematites barbarae (84403 84406 84407 84408 84410) Hematites barbarae, Hematites burbankensis (84405 84409)
Pendleian326.4 - 318.1USA (Arkansas) Bactritimimus ulrichi (84402) Bactritimimus ulrichi, Bactritimimus girtyi (84401) Hematites barbarae (84404 155545) Paleoconus bakeri, Hematites barbarae (84400)
Desmoinesian313.8 - 305.9USA (Oklahoma) Donovaniconus oklahomensis (84451)
Westphalian D311.45 - 306.95USA (Illinois) Pohlsepia mazonensis (122493)
Kungurian279.3 - 272.3China (Xinjiang) Xinjiangoconus typicus, Xinjiangoconus conicus, Kepingomites lubricus, Kepingomites depressus (150513)
Roadian272.3 - 268.8USA (Montana) Belemnitida indet. (11280)
Roadian272.3 - 268.8USA (Utah) Belemnitida indet. (11271) Glochinomorpha stifeli (95043)
Roadian272.3 - 268.8USA (Idaho) Belemnitida indets. (11285) Stenoconites idahoensis (107751 107752 107753 107754 107755)
Capitanian265.1 - 259.9Tunisia (Madanin) Atractites sp. (42098)
Wuchiapingian259.9 - 254.17Greenland Permoteuthis groenlandica (107777) Permoteuthis groenlandica, Permoteuthis groenlandica (107778)
Wuchiapingian259.9 - 254.17USA (Idaho) Belemnitida indet. (11283)
Wuchiapingian259.9 - 254.17China (Hunan) Palaeobelemnopsis sp. (150514)
Lopingian259.9 - 252.17USA (Montana) Belemnitida indet. (11275) Dictyoconites groenlandicus (107756 107757 107758 107759 107760 107761 107762 107763 107764 107765)
Lopingian259.9 - 252.17USA (Wyoming) Belemnitida indet. (11224)
Changhsingian254.17 - 252.17China (Zhejiang) Stenoconites idahoensis (107750)
Changhsingian254.17 - 252.17China (Hubei) Palaeobelemnopsis sinensis, Palaeobelemnopsis minor (107744)
Spathian251.3 - 247.2USA (Utah) Belemnitida indet. (63146)
Spathian251.3 - 247.2USA (Idaho) Coleoidea indet. (202145)