Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Included Taxa
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Prosolarium scalatum

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Luciellidae

Taxonomy
Prosolarium scalatum was named by Northrop (1939). It is not extant. Its type locality is Northrop Locality 010. Mouth of Chouinard Brook, Gascons, which is in a Gleedonian carbonate limestone in the Gascons Formation of Canada.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1939Prosolarium scalatum Northrop
1977Prosolarium scalatum Peel p. 28
2023Prosolarium scalatum Wagner p. 2010

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropoda
subclassOrthogastropoda
orderMurchisoniina
superfamilyEotomarioidea
familyLuciellidae
genusProsolarium
speciesscalatum

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.

Prosolarium scalatum Northrop 1939
show all | hide all
Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragoniteo
Entire body: yesg
Adult length: 10 to < 100g
Adult width: 10 to < 100g
Adult height: 10 to < 100g
Folds: noneg
Ribbing: minorg
Spines: noneg
Internal reinforcement: noneg
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: detritivoreo
Vision: limitedo
Created: 2009-06-06 08:09:00
Modified: 2009-06-06 10:09:00
Source: g = genus, o = order
References: Bambach et al. 2007, Hendy 2009

Age range: or 427.40000 to 425.40000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Gleedonian425.4 - 427.4Canada (Quebec) Prosolarium scalatum (type locality: 157356)