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Malletiidae

Bivalvia - Nuculanida - Malletiidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1846Solenellidae d'Orbigny
1858Malletiinae Adams and Adams
1965Malletiinae Newell p. 16
1969Malletiinae Cox et al. p. N231
1975Malletiinae Harrison and Harrison p. 212
1980Malletiinae Vokes p. 3
1992Malletiinae Maxwell pp. 56, 60
2000Malletiinae Coan et al. pp. 82, 99
2001Malletiinae Todd
2004Malletiinae Spencer et al.
2004Malletiinae Stilwell et al. pp. 17, 19
2006Malletiinae Anelli et al. p. 120
2006Malletiinae Bieler and Mikkelsen p. 228
2006Malletiinae Fang
2008Malletiidae Mikkelsen and Bieler p. 19
2008Malletiinae Scholz et al.
2009Malletiinae Nevesskaja
2010Malletiidae Bouchet et al.
2011Malletiinae Carter et al. p. 6
2014Malletiidae Ros-Franch et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
RankNameAuthor
Eubivalvia
subclassProtobranchia(Pelseneer 1889)
superorderNuculaniformiiCarter et al. 2000
orderNuculanida(Carter et al. 2000)
superfamilyNuculanoideaAdams and Adams 1858
familyMalletiidae(Adams and Adams 1858)
familyMalletiidae(Adams and Adams 1858)

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. Malletiidae Adams and Adams 1858
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G. †Anthraconeilo Girty 1912
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Anthraconeilo taffiana Girty 1912
G. †Arisaigia McLearn 1918
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Arisaigia postornata McLearn 1918
G. †Australoneilo Zinsmeister 1984
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Australoneilo casei Zinsmeister and Macellari 1988
Australoneilo gracilis Wilckens 1907
Australoneilo rossi Zinsmeister 1984
G. †Bicrenula Williams and Breger 1916
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Bicrenula angusta Hall 1885
Bicrenula bisulcata Hall and Whitfield 1869
G. †Cadomia Goarant de Tromelin 1877
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Cadomia typa Tromelin 1877
G. †Caesariella Liljedahl 1984
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Caesariella lindensis Soot-Ryen 1964
G. Carinineilo Kuroda and Habe 1971
G. †Concavoleda Sanchez 1999
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Concavoleda braulense Sanchez 1999
G. †Ctenodontella Khalfin 1940
G. †Dianucula Guo 1988
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Dianucula ovata Guo 1988
Dianucula sulcata Guo 1988
G. †Dysodonta Mansuy 1913
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Dysodonta deprati Mansuy 1913
G. †Ekstadia Soot-Ryen 1964
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Ekstadia kellyi Liljedahl 1994
Ekstadia tricarinata Soot-Ryen 1964
G. †Johnmartinia Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson 1977
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Johnmartinia cordata Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson 1977
G. Katadesmia Dall 1908
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Katadesmia cuneata Jeffreys 1876
G. †Koenenia Beushausen 1884
G. †Lapteviella Kurushin 1985
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Lapteviella prontchistshevi Kurushin 1985
G. †Lophoconcha Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson 1977
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Lophoconcha corrugata Tate 1896
G. Malletia des Moulins 1832
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Malletia abrupta Conrad 1848
Malletia chilensis des Moulins 1832
Malletia galatheae Knudsen 1970
Malletia leanzai Camacho 1957
Malletia rudis Wilckens 1907
Malletia sabrina Hedley 1916
Malletia tsubetsuensis Matusubara et al. 2020
Perissonota littlei Gardner 1916
Perissonota protexta Conrad 1869
Invalid names: Bathymalletia Kuroda and Habe 1971 [synonym], Malletiella Soot-Ryen 1957 [synonym], Minormalletia Dall 1908 [synonym], Mulidentata Kristofovich 1964 [synonym], Pseudomalletia Fischer 1886 [synonym], Solenella Sowerby 1833 [synonym]
G. †Metapalaeoneilo Lamcke 1934
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Metapalaeoneilo baltica Lamcke 1934
Metapalaeoneilo dromon Kříž and Steinová 2009
G. †Myoplusia Neumayr 1884
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Myoplusia bilunata Barrande 1881
Myoplusia contrastans Barrande 1881
G. Neilo Adams 1854
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Subg. Neilo (Neilo) Adams 1854
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Neilo (Neilo) rongelii Anelli et al. 2006
Neilo annectens Powell 1931
Neilo beui Stilwell and Zinsmeister 1992
Neilo biradiata Chiesa and Camacho 2001
Neilo blacki Marshall 1978
Neilo cumingii Adams 1854
Neilo doellojuradoi Malumian et al. 1978
Neilo funiculata Hutton 1887
Neilo gryci Marincovich, Jr. 1993
Neilo maxwelli Stilwell and Zinsmeister 1992
Neilo ornata Sowerby 1846
Neilo ornata ortmanni Erdmann and Morra 1985
Neilo renniei Dartevelle and Freneix 1957
Neilo sinangula Finlay 1926
Neilo sublaevis Marwick 1926
G. †Ningliconcha Chen and Stiller 2008
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Ningliconcha ningliensis Chen and Stiller 2008
G. †Palaeoneilo Hall and Whitfield 1869
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Palaeoneilo acarinata Campbell and Engel 1963
Palaeoneilo aguilerae Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo arctica Muromtseva 1981
Palaeoneilo artiensis Stuckenberg 1898
Palaeoneilo bosei Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo bownockeri Morningstar 1922
Palaeoneilo broilii Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo burkarti Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo centralis Reed 1944
Palaeoneilo circularis Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo constricta Conrad 1842
Palaeoneilo cordiformis Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo cordobae Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo costata Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo damesi Bittner 1895
Palaeoneilo elliptica Goldfuss 1837
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Invalid names: Malletia pseudopraecursor Kurushin 1985 [synonym]
Palaeoneilo emarginata Conrad 1841
Palaeoneilo excentrica Krumbeck 1913
Palaeoneilo fecunda Hall 1862
Palaeoneilo fibularis Healey 1908
Palaeoneilo filosa Conrad 1842
Palaeoneilo fortistriata Wasmer and Hautmann 2012
Palaeoneilo frechi Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo galatea d'Orbigny 1850
Palaeoneilo guangdongensis Zhang and Pojeta 1986
Palaeoneilo guizhouensis Chen and Lan 1976
Palaeoneilo hamiltoni Wilckens 1927
Palaeoneilo hopensacki de Verneuil and Barrande 1855
Palaeoneilo humboldti Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo inflata Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo ledaeformis Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo lirata Phillips 1841
Palaeoneilo longa Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo lutosa Talent 1963
Palaeoneilo magna Tschernyschew 1947
Palaeoneilo mexicana Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo mundeni Fleming et al. 1954
Palaeoneilo nifukokoensis Krumbeck 1924
Palaeoneilo occidentalis Guskov and Demskaja 1984
Palaeoneilo ogachiensis Hayasaka 1924
Palaeoneilo ordonezi Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo otamitensis Trechmann 1917
Palaeoneilo oweni McChesney 1859
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Invalid names: Palaeoneilo carbonaria Meek 1871 [synonym]
Palaeoneilo parenica Biakov 1998
Palaeoneilo peneckei Bittner 1895
Palaeoneilo plicata Phillips 1841
Palaeoneilo postolegi Biakov 2002
Palaeoneilo praeacuta Klipstein 1843
Palaeoneilo quadrata Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo rectangularis Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo sera Girty 1910
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Invalid names: Palaeoneilo qinzhouensis He et al. 2007 [synonym]
Palaeoneilo sinuata Guskov and Demskaja 1984
Palaeoneilo smithi Pojeta and Gilbert-Tomlinson 1977
Palaeoneilo subcarinata Bittner 1895
Palaeoneilo subcarinata Campbell and Engel 1963
Palaeoneilo subtenella Krumbeck 1924
Palaeoneilo tebagaensis Termier and Termier 1959
Palaeoneilo tenella Bittner 1895
Palaeoneilo tensa Whidborne 1896
Palaeoneilo thorslundi Isberg 1934
Palaeoneilo tirolensis von Wöhrmann 1889
Palaeoneilo tobieseni Bohm 1903
Palaeoneilo triangularis Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo villadae Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo waitzi Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Palaeoneilo yongdingensis Li and Ding 1982
Palaeoneilo zacatecana Burckhardt and Scalia 1905
Invalid names: Palaeoneilo qinglongensis Wen and Xu 1980 [nomen nudum], Praesacella [synonym]
G. †Palaeostraba Liljedahl 1984
G. †Perrisonota Conrad 1869
G. †Phaenodesmia Bittner 1895
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Phaenodesmia areolata Bittner 1895
Phaenodesmia laubeana Bittner 1895
Phaenodesmia peruana Jaworski 1922
Phaenodesmia similis Bittner 1895
G. †Prosoleptus Beushausen 1895
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Prosoleptus lineata Goldfuss 1837
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Invalid names: Nucula faba Wissmann 1841 [synonym], Nucula stotteri Klipstein 1843 [synonym], Nucula undata Klipstein 1843 [synonym]
G. †Quadratonucula Dickins 1963
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Quadratonucula asymmetrica Waterhouse 1964
Quadratonucula stella Yancey 1978
G. †Sluha Barrande 1881
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Sluha expansus Barrande 1881
Sluha kosoviensis Barrande 1881
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Invalid names: Sluha disputabilis Barrande 1881 [synonym], Sluha innotata Barrande 1881 [synonym]
Invalid names: Praearca Neumayr 1891 [synonym]
G. †Spathelopsis Hoare et al. 1989
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Spathelopsis browni Hoare et al. 1989
G. †Suria Sanchez 1997
G. †Taimyrodon Sanin 1973
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Taimyrodon olenekensis Kiparisova 1937
Taimyrodon taimyrensis Kurushin 1985
G. Tindariopsis Verrill and Bush 1897
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Tindariopsis sulcata Gould 1852
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Invalid names: Tindariopsis elegans Hupé 1854 [synonym]
Tindariopsis sulculata Couthouy 1852
G. †Tropinuculites McLearn 1918
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G. †Vnigriella Saveliev 1969
G. †Yoldioides Li and Grant-Mackie 1994
G. †Yongshengia Chen and Stiller 2008
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Yongshengia cuneata Chen 1976
Invalid names: Solenellidae d'Orbigny 1846 [synonym]
Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: facultatively mobilesuperf
Life habit: infaunalsuperf
Diet: deposit feedersuperf
Vision: blindc
Created: 2009-09-09 13:26:01
Modified: 2009-09-09 15:26:01
Source: superf = superfamily, c = class
References: Sanchez Roig 1926, Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Arenig to the top of the Holocene or 478.60000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 477.7 Ma

Collections (1554 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Tremadoc486.5 - 477.7China (Sichuan) Palaeoneilo sp. (5417)
Arenig478.6 - 466.0Australia (Northern Territory) Isoarca orbicularis (90382)
Arenig478.6 - 466.0Argentina (La Rioja) Suria ovalis (14222 14223)
Moridunian477.7 - 473.8United Kingdom (Wales) Ctenodonta cambriensis, Modiolopsis solvensis (89324)
Floian477.7 - 470.0France (Montagne Noire) Myoplusia sp. (20827)
Whitlandian473.8 - 470.7United Kingdom (Wales) Praearca cambriensis (3713 3714 166752)
Oretanian468.0 - 459.0Spain (Cuidad Real) Cadomia britannica (20917)
Llanvirn468.0 - 458.4Argentina Cadomia sp. (8893)
Darriwilian467.3 - 458.4Australia (Northern Territory) Isoarca corrugata (232739) Johnmartinia cordata (79168 79169) Johnmartinia cordata, Johnmartinia orbicularis (79123 79154) Palaeoneilo smithi (79012 79176 79232 79310 79315)
Darriwilian467.3 - 458.4Australia (Queensland) Palaeoneilo smithi (77521 77760 79124)
Sarka466.0 - 466.0Czech Republic Myoplusia sp. (3857)
Letna - Harnagian460.9 - 457.2Czech Republic Palaeoneilo sp., Ctenodonta bilunata (3861)
Dobrotivian459.0 - 457.9Spain Cadomia britannica (20911)
Dobrotivian459.0 - 457.9France (Finistere) Palaeoneilo hopensacki (20865) Sluha sp. (20872)
Dobrotivian459.0 - 457.9Spain (Cuidad Real) Myoplusia sp. (20891)
Dobrotivian459.0 - 457.9Portugal Myoplusia sp., Sluha beirensis (193319 193320) Myoplusia sp., Sluha sp. (20932) Palaeoneilo sp. (20856) Sluha beirensis (193326 193328 193329) Sluha sp. (20933)
Dobrotivian459.0 - 457.9Spain (Guadalajara) Myoplusia bilunata (194902)
Dobrotivian459.0 - 457.9Czech Republic Myoplusia sp. (3859)
Dobrotivian459.0 - 457.9Spain (Toledo and Cuidad Real) Myoplusia sp., Palaeoneilo sp. (20893)
Dobrotivian - Berounian459.0 - 449.8France Myoplusia sp. (20846)