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Bucania

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Bucaniidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Bucania Hall
1859Bellerophon (Bucania) Hall
1897Bucania Ulrich and Scofield
1925Bucania Koken and Perner
1960Bucania Knight et al. p. 179
1992Bucania Wahlman
2002Bucania Sepkoski
2005Bucania Bouchet et al. pp. 39, 241

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

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.

G. †Bucania Hall 1847
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Bucania aotii Kobayashi 1958
Bucania batchtownensis Bradley 1930
Bucania bellapuncta Hall 1852
Bucania champlainensis Whitfield 1897
Bucania cornu Koken 1897
Bucania czekanowskii Schmidt 1858
Bucania dorsoplana Knod 1908
Bucania draboviensis Perner 1903
Bucania elliptica Ulrich and Scofield 1897
Bucania erratica Frisk and Ebbestad 2007
Bucania gracillima Koken 1896
Bucania groenlandica Peel 1991
Bucania halli Ulrich and Scofield 1897
Bucania minganensis Twenhofel 1938
Bucania mudanensis Kobayashi 1937
Bucania oelandica Koken 1896
Bucania peracuta Ulrich and Scofield 1897
Bucania pilula Lindström 1884
Bucania playfairi Reed 1921
Bucania pojetai Wahlman 1992
Bucania radiata d'Eichwald 1856
Bucania reticulata Koken and Perner 1925
Bucania robusta Whiteaves 1904
Bucania rugatina Ulrich and Scofield 1897
Bucania simulatrix Ulrich and Scofield 1897
Bucania squamosus Lindström 1884
Bucania stephnae Peel 1991
Bucania stigmosa Hall 1852
Bucania subangulata Ulrich and Scofield 1897
Bucania sublata Ulrich and Scofield 1897
Bucania suhaensis Kittl 1903
Bucania sulcatina Emmons 1842
Bucania tsuibonensis Kobayashi 1934
Bucania ungava Wilson 1938
Bucania witryana de Koninck 1843
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 et al. 2009, Hendy 2009, Kiessling 2004

Age range: base of the Arenig to the top of the Changhsingian or 478.60000 to 252.17000 Ma

Collections (170 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Tremadoc486.5 - 477.7Bolivia B. sp. (8838 8841)
Tremadoc486.5 - 477.7Argentina B. sp. (8866)
Ordovician485.4 - 443.8Germany B. reticulata (214129)
Arenig478.6 - 466.0Australia (Western Australia) B. sp. (56626)
Arenig478.6 - 466.0Argentina B. sp. (8869)
Arenig478.6 - 466.0Bolivia (Avilés) B. sp. (9104)
Dapingian470.0 - 467.3USA (Utah) B. sp. (104238)
Chazyan470.0 - 457.3USA (New York) B. sulcatina (56184 56185 56212 56214 154577 171792 171798 172224 172233 172238 172239 172240 172241 172295 172296 172299 172303 172310 172315 172316 172318 172319 172320 172321 172322 172330 172332 172334 172335 172342 172347 172348)
Chazyan470.0 - 457.3USA (Vermont) B. sulcatina (42814 63297)
Chazyan470.0 - 457.3Canada (Quebec) B. minganensis (56182 56183 186175) B. sp. (305 307 311 435) B. sulcatina (172354)
Llanvirn - Early/Lower Llandeilo468.0 - 460.9South Korea (Kangwon-do) Bucanopsis tsuibonensis (56173)
Early/Lower Llandeilo466.0 - 460.9North Korea (Hamgyong-namdo) Bucanopsis tsuibonensis (56175)
Early/Lower Llandeilo466.0 - 460.9North Korea Bucanopsis tsuibonensis (56166)
Late/Upper Llandeilo461.1 - 458.4Norway B. sp. (3250)
Llandeilo461.1 - 458.4South Korea Bellerophon aotii (56172)
Harnagian - Soudleyan458.4 - 457.2Norway (Hamar -Nes) Phragmolites reticulata (162624)
Harnagian - Sandbian458.4 - 453.0Norway (Nes-Hamar) Phragmolites reticulata (164494)
Harnagian - Sandbian458.4 - 453.0Norway (Oslo) Conradella reticulata (164495)
Caradoc458.4 - 449.5Canada (Ontario) B. halli (26274)
Late/Upper Ordovician458.4 - 443.8USA (Maryland) B. sp. (408)
Kukruse458.0 - 456.8Sweden (Södermanland) B. erratica (84866)
Kukruse458.0 - 456.8Estonia B. czekanowskii (160501 167574 167575 167579 167580 168480 189004)
Idavere458.0 - 453.0Sweden (Skane) Gastropoda indet. (80104)
Berounian - Harnagian457.9 - 457.2Czech Republic Bellerophon draboviensis (155058)
Turinian457.3 - 453.8USA (Missouri) B. halli (175724)
Turinian457.3 - 453.8Canada (Ontario) B. halli (184671 185449)
Turinian457.3 - 453.8Canada (British Columbia) B. sp. (192195)
Turinian457.3 - 453.8USA (Kentucky) B. subangulata (101378)
Mohawkian457.3 - 451.0USA (Virginia) B. sp. (85575 85577 85585 85587 85588 85597 85598 85599 85600 85601 85617 85621)
Blackriveran457.3 - 449.6USA (Kentucky) B. subangulata (155399)
Blackriveran457.3 - 449.6USA (Illinois, Iowa) B. halli, B. sublata (23614 23615 23617 23619 23620)
Blackriveran457.3 - 449.6Canada (Ontario) B. halli (156592)
Blackriveran457.3 - 449.6USA (Minnesota) B. halli, B. sublata (23556)
Blackriveran - Rocklandian457.3 - 449.6USA (Illinois, Iowa) B. halli (23621)
Blackriveran - Rocklandian457.3 - 449.6USA (Minnesota) B. halli, B. sublata (23557)
Franklinian457.3 - 449.6USA (Minnesota) B. rugatina, B. subangulata, B. sublata (154416)
Kirkfieldian457.3 - 449.6Canada (Ontario) B. halli (26192)
Kirkfieldian457.3 - 449.6USA (Kentucky) B. halli (87823)
Shermanian457.3 - 449.6USA (Tennessee) B. sp. (5352 5368)
Shermanian457.3 - 449.6USA (Illinois, Iowa) B. elliptica, B. sublata (23659 23664 23667 23668 23670) B. sublata (23656)
Shermanian457.3 - 449.6USA (Kentucky) B. halli (87818) B. sublata (77147)
Shermanian457.3 - 449.6USA (Illinois) B. batchtownensis (154952)
Shermanian457.3 - 449.6USA (Minnesota) B. elliptica, B. sublata (23579 23584)
Trentonian457.3 - 449.6USA (Missouri) B. batchtownensis (89024)
Longvillian457.2 - 455.0United Kingdom (Wales) B. sp. (192388)
Keila - Oandu453.9 - 451.8Sweden (Dalarne) B. gracillima (73855)
Keila - Oandu453.9 - 451.8Sweden (Öland) B. oelandica (154575)
Keila - Oandu453.9 - 451.8Sweden (Dalarna) B. gracillima (155566)
Chatfieldian453.8 - 451.0USA (Kentucky) B. sp. (10722 34548 34561) B. sp., B. sublata (34547) B. subangulata (99802) B. sublata (99803 100233)
Chatfieldian453.8 - 451.0Canada (Ontario) B. halli (26267 26277)
Katian453.0 - 445.2USA (Kentucky) B. rugatina (100247 100858)
Rakvere451.8 - 450.5Estonia (Lääne-Virumaa) B. radiata (155682)
Edenian451.0 - 450.2USA (Illinois, Iowa) B. elliptica, B. sublata (23678)
Edenian451.0 - 450.2USA (Minnesota) B. elliptica, B. sublata (23588)
Nabala450.5 - 449.9Estonia (Hiiu) B. cornu (161183)
Maysvillian450.2 - 449.6USA (Kentucky) B. pojetai (154583)
Maysvillian450.2 - 449.6Canada (Northwest Territories) B. ungava (104997)
Vormsi449.9 - 449.5Estonia (Virumaa) B. cornu (157205)
Vormsi449.9 - 449.5Estonia (Hiiu) B. sp. B, B. radiata (87308)
Vormsi449.9 - 449.5Estonia B. cornu (161163)
Vormsi449.9 - 449.5Estonia (Läänemaa) B. cornu (105065)
Vormsi449.9 - 449.5Estonia (Lääne) B. radiata (87307)
Richmondian449.6 - 445.5USA (Indiana) B. simulatrix (373 194133)
Richmondian449.6 - 445.5USA (Ohio) B. sp. (395)
Richmondian449.6 - 445.5Canada (Ontario) B. sp. (22960)
Richmondian449.6 - 445.5USA (Kentucky) B. sp. (72688 72720)
Richmondian449.6 - 445.5Canada (Northwest Territories) B. sp. (188772)
Richmondian - Ashgill449.6 - 443.7USA (Ohio) B. sp. (392 394)
Pusgillian449.5 - 449.2United Kingdom (Scotland) B. playfairi (73133)
Pirgu449.5 - 445.2Estonia (Lääne) B. cornu (154617)
Pirgu449.5 - 445.2Norway (Askerhus) Conradella reticulata (99790)
Hirnantian445.2 - 443.4USA (Maine) B. sp. (13606)
Llandovery443.4 - 433.4USA (Ohio) B. sp. (448)
Llandovery443.4 - 433.4USA (New York) B. sp. (451)
Llandovery443.4 - 433.4Greenland (Peary Land) B. groenlandica (70368)
Aeronian440.8 - 438.5USA (New York) B. stigmosa (81842) B. stigmosa, B. bellapuncta (81833)
Telychian438.5 - 433.4Sweden (Gotland) B. squamosus (3976)
Telychian438.5 - 433.4Norway (Oslo) Bellerophon squamosus (49985)
Telychian438.5 - 433.4Canada (Ontario) Megalomphala robusta (77332)
Sheinwoodian433.4 - 430.5Sweden (Gotland) Bellerophon squamosus (4010) B. squamosus (3977) B. stephnae (13633)
Gedinnine416.0 - 412.3Kazakhstan (Karagandinskaya Oblast) B. sp. (69187)
Eifelian393.3 - 387.7Brazil (Para) B. sp. (37137)
Lopingian259.9 - 252.17Bosnia and Herzegovina B. suhaensis (206739 206740)
Wuchiapingian - Changhsingian259.9 - 252.17Pakistan B. sp. (126982)
Changhsingian254.17 - 252.17Pakistan B. sp. (126981)