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Bucanopsis comata

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Bellerophontidae

Taxonomy
Bucania comata was named by Perner (1903). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Zahorany, which is in a Zahorany transition zone/lower shoreface sandstone/shale in the Zahorany Formation of the Czech Republic.

It was recombined as Bucanopsis comata by Horný (1963), Horný (1997) and Wagner (2023).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1903Bucania comata Perner p. 155 figs. pl. 87 f. 30-31
1963Bucanopsis comata Horný pp. 115 - 116 figs. pl. 29 f. 6-7
1997Bucanopsis comata Horný pp. 12 - 13
2023Bucanopsis comata Wagner p. 227

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropoda
RankNameAuthor
orderBellerophontidaUlrich and Scofield 1897
suborderBellerophontina
superfamilyBellerophontoidea()
familyBellerophontidae
subfamilyBucanopsinae
genusBucanopsis
speciescomata()

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.

Bucanopsis comata Perner 1903
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragoniteo
Composition 2: low Mg calciteo
Entire body: yesg
Adult length: 10 to < 100g
Adult width: 10 to < 100g
Adult height: 10 to < 100g
Locomotion: slow-movingf
Life habit: low-level epifaunalf
Diet: detritivoref
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2009-03-04 09:50:18
Modified: 2009-06-11 16:40:35
Source: g = genus, f = family, o = order, c = class
References: Hendy 2009, Kiessling 2004

Age range: base of the Zahorany to the top of the Harnagian or 457.50000 to 457.20000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Letna - Harnagian460.9 - 457.2Czech Republic Bucanopsis comata (3861)
Zahorany457.5 - 455.8Czech Republic Bucania comata (155333)