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Tripartites

Tentaculitida - Tentaculitidae

Taxonomy
Tripartites was named by Farsan (1981) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fras-l Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Tentaculitidae by Farsan (1994); and to Tentaculitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1981Tripartites Farsan
1994Tripartites Farsan p. 53 figs. Table 9
2002Tripartites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
RankNameAuthor
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
orderTentaculitidaLjaschenko 1955
familyTentaculitidaeWalcott 1886
genusTripartitesFarsan 1981

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: low Mg calciteo
Locomotion: facultatively mobilef
Life habit: semi-infaunalf
Diet: suspension feederf
Created: 2009-04-13 10:10:00
Modified: 2009-04-13 12:10:00
Source: f = family, o = order
References: Aberhan et al. 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Givetian to the top of the Meramecian or 387.70000 to 336.00000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Givetian - Frasnian387.7 - 372.2Afghanistan (Herat) T. robustus, T. lepidus (70144)
Meramecian345.0 - 336.0Canada (Northwest Territories) T. sp. (62436)