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Boiotremus insignis

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Bucaniidae

Taxonomy
Bellerophon insignis was named by Koken (1889). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Area between the villages of Měňany and Koněprusy, which is in a Pragian marine horizon in the Praha Formation of the Czech Republic.

It was recombined as Tremanotus insignis by Perner (1903) and Perner (1907); it was recombined as Boiotremus insignis by Horný (1962).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Bellerophon insignis Koken p. 385 figs. pl. 33 f. 1a-d
1903Tremanotus insignis Perner p. 120 figs. txt. f. 86
1907Tremanotus insignis Perner figs. pl. 110 f. 10-12
1962Boiotremus insignis Horný

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
orderBellerophontidaUlrich and Scofield 1897
suborderBellerophontina
superfamilyBellerophontoidea()
familyBucaniidae
subfamilyTremanotinae()
genusBoiotremus
speciesinsignis()

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: aragoniteo
Composition 2: low Mg calciteo
Locomotion: actively mobilef
Life habit: epifaunalf
Diet: detritivoref
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2009-09-20 21:22:59
Modified: 2009-09-20 23:22:59
Source: f = family, o = order, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: Pragian or 410.80000 to 407.60000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Pragian410.8 - 407.6Czech Republic (Bohemia) Tremanotus insignis (type locality: 104794)