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Bucania robusta

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Bucaniidae

Taxonomy
Megalomphala robusta was named by Whiteaves (1904). It is not extant.

It was recombined as Bucania robusta by Peel (1991) and Wagner (2023).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1904Megalomphala robusta Whiteaves p. 257 figs. pl. 28 f. 9-9a
1906Megalomphala robusta Whiteaves figs. pl. 29 f. 1
1913Megalomphala robusta Parks p. 194
1915Megalomphala robusta Parks p. 56
1991Bucania robusta Peel p. 89
2023Bucania robusta Wagner p. 473

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropoda
RankNameAuthor
orderBellerophontidaUlrich and Scofield 1897
suborderBellerophontina
superfamilyBellerophontoidea()
familyBucaniidae
subfamilyBucaniinae
genusBucania
speciesrobusta()

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.

Bucania robusta Whiteaves 1904
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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: 1.0 to < 10g
Adult width: 1.0 to < 10g
Adult height: 1.0 to < 10g
Locomotion: actively mobilef
Life habit: epifaunalf
Diet: detritivoref
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2009-03-04 09:49:54
Modified: 2009-03-04 11:49:54
Source: g = genus, f = family, o = order, c = class
References: Hendy 2009, Hendy et al. 2009, Kiessling 2004

Age range: Telychian or 438.50000 to 433.40000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Telychian438.5 - 433.4Canada (Ontario) Megalomphala robusta (77332)