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Alvania

Gastropoda - Rissoidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1826Alvania Risso
1903Acinulus Seguenza
1962Alvania Weisbord p. 126
1966Alvania Ladd p. 62
1966Rissoa (Alvania) Strausz p. 75
1972Flemellia Nordsieck
1972Lanciella Nordsieck
1997Alvania Marquet p. 13
1997Alvania Ponder and Lindberg
1998Alvania Lozouet p. 74
2001Alvania Todd
2001Alvania Wienrich p. 404
2002Alvania Harzhauser p. 81
2002Alvania Sepkoski
2004Alvania Vera-Peláez et al. p. 257

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropoda
subclassCaenogastropoda(Cox 1959)
Sorbeoconcha(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
Hypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
superfamilyRissooideaGray 1847
familyRissoidaeGray 1847
genusAlvaniaRisso 1826

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. Alvania Risso 1826
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Subg. Alvania (Alcidiella) Cossmann 1921
Subg. Alvania (Alvania) Risso 1826
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Alvania (Alvania) simonsi Marquet 1997
Invalid names: Alvania (Profundialvania) Taviani 1975 [synonym], Alvania (Pseudalvania) Janssen 1967 [synonym]
Subg. †Alvania (Arsenia) Monterosato and Cossmann 1921
Subg. Alvania (Galeodina) Monterosato 1884
Subg. Alvania (Linemera) Finlay 1924
Subg. Alvania (Turbona) Gray 1847
Alvania andraldensis Lozouet 1998
Alvania antwerpiensis Glibert 1952
Alvania argillensis Lozouet 1998
Alvania aturensis Lozouet 1998
Alvania boucherti Lozouet 1998
Alvania cancellata da Costa 1778
Alvania cimicoides Forbes 1844
Alvania cioppii Chirli 2006
Alvania discazalorum Lozouet 1998
Alvania europea Risso 1826
Alvania falsimerelina Lozouet 1998
Alvania foraminata Lozouet 1998
Alvania fossilis Bartsch 1911
Alvania granosa Tabanelli et al. 2011
Alvania hauniensis Ravn 1939
Alvania hortensis Lozouet 1998
Alvania lettana Winkle 1918
Alvania mighelsi Stimpson 1851
Alvania oceani d'Orbigny 1852
Alvania pagodula Bucquoy et al. 1884
Alvania parazosta Lozouet 1998
Alvania pedroana Bartsch 1911
Alvania riparia Lozouet 1998
Alvania sanctipaulensis Lozouet 1998
Alvania scrobiculata Möller 1842
Alvania stephanensis Lozouet 1998
Alvania sublagouardensis Lozouet 1998
Alvania veleronis Hertlein and Strong 1939
Alvania vinosula Anderson and Hanna 1925
Alvania virodunensis Lozouet 1998
Invalid names: Acinulus Seguenza 1903 [synonym], Flemellia Nordsieck 1972 [synonym], Lanciella Nordsieck 1972 [synonym]
Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
partNmeanminimummaximummedians.d.
height28.777.0011.09.002.83

Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: actively mobilef
Life habit: epifaunalf
Diet: grazerf
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2009-09-10 07:55:20
Modified: 2009-09-10 09:55:20
Source: f = family, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Maastrichtian to the top of the Holocene or 72.10000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 70.6 Ma

Collections (182 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Campanian - Middle Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (Mississippi) A. tallahatchiensis (7459)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0USA (Mississippi) A. tallahatchiensis (7527 7600)
Early/Lower Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (Mississippi) A. tallahatchiensis (7590 7591 7592 7593)
Danian66.0 - 61.6USA (Texas) A. sp. (84468)
Danian66.0 - 61.6Belgium A. craticula, A. montensis (22931)
Danian66.0 - 61.6Greenland Arsenia sp. (22943)
Selandian61.6 - 59.2Denmark A. hauniensis (35263 35264 35265 35266 35267)
Thanetian59.2 - 56.0Poland A. sp. (27018)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8United Kingdom (England) A. sp. (3266)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3USA (California) A. vinosula (166458)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3United Kingdom (England) A. barreti (8124)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3France (Centre) A. pontileviensis, A. venus, A. maria, A. curta, A. lactanea, A. dautzenbergi, A. spirialis (178085)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0United Kingdom (England) Rissoa bartonensis (42636)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9USA (Washington) A. lettana (40733)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Germany A. tongrorum (179751)
Late/Upper Eocene37.2 - 33.9New Zealand (Canterbury) A. sp. (45037)
Rupelian33.9 - 28.1Netherlands A. rupeliensis (87250)
Rupelian33.9 - 28.1Germany A. areolifera (95898)
Chattian28.1 - 23.03France A. aturensis, A. discazalorum, A. foraminata, A. argillensis, A. sublagouardensis (74858) A. falsimerelina, A. aturensis, A. sublagouardensis, A. parazosta, A. sanctipaulensis (74857) A. hortensis (74856) A. hortensis, A. boucherti, A. aturensis, A. discazalorum, A. stephanensis, A. sublagouardensis, A. parazosta, A. sanctipaulensis, A. riparia, A. virodunensis (74860)
Chattian28.1 - 23.03Denmark A. tenuisculpta, A. ellenorae (111472)
Chattian28.1 - 23.03Denmark (Jylland) A. sp. (9170)
Aquitanian23.03 - 20.44France (Aquitaine) A. andraldensis (74865)
Aquitanian23.03 - 20.44France A. andraldensis (74862 74863) A. andraldensis, A. aturensis (74866) A. sp., A. venus, A. lachesis, A. mariae, A. andraldensis (74861)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97Austria A. montagui, A. oceani (77623 77624)
Early/Lower Miocene - Middle Miocene23.03 - 11.608Germany (North Rhein-Westfalia) A. antwerpiensis (62884)
Miocene23.03 - 5.333Russian Federation (Adygeya) A. gontsharovae (47046 47047)
Miocene23.03 - 5.333Ukraine (Krym) A. gontsharovae (47049)
Miocene23.03 - 5.333Germany (North Rhein-Westfalia) A. basisulcata (62931) A. holsatica (62940) A. holsatica, A. basisulcata (62899 62903)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97Italy A. cimex, A. perregularis, A. tauropraecedens, A. venus, A. brachia, A. tenuicostata, A. sp. 1, A. sp. 2 (178108)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97France A. andraldensis, A. aturensis (74868) A. aturensis (74871)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97Austria A. venus, A. montagui (77402)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97Germany A. belgica, A. curta, A. holsatica, A. praeholsatica, A. sp. (111599)
Altonian19.0 - 15.9New Zealand Linemera awamoaensis (67896) Linemera pukeuriensis, Linemera minuta (67900)
Langhian15.97 - 13.82France (Centre) A. carta, A. mariae, A. venus, A. dautzenbergi (179581)
Langhian - Serravallian15.97 - 11.62Netherlands A. partschi, A. antwerpiensis (186883)
Middle Miocene15.97 - 11.608Germany (North Rhein-Westfalia) A. basisulcata (62888 62889) A. holsatica (61896 61897 61900 61901 61904 62885 62886) A. holsatica, A. basisulcata (61902 62887) A. holsatica, A. partschi (61907) A. holsatica, A. partschi, A. antwerpiensis (61906) A. holsatica, A. partschi, A. basisulcata (61895) A. holsatica, A. partschi, A. dingdensis (61905) A. partschi, A. basisulcata (61903)
Middle Miocene15.97 - 11.608Austria (Vienna) A. ampulla, A. transiens (174160)
Middle Miocene15.97 - 11.608Poland A. montagui, A. perregularis, A. oceani (70539)
Serravallian13.82 - 11.62Hungary A. sp. (34739)
Badenian13.65 - 12.7Slovakia A. convexispira, A. montagui, A. productilis, A. perregularis (73139) A. montagui, A. curta, A. oceani (73138) A. montagui, A. oceani (73141)
Badenian13.65 - 12.7Austria A. perregularis (74648) A. perregularis, A. montagui, A. helenae, A. sp., A. oceani (74650) A. perregularis, A. montagui, A. sp., A. oceani (74651) A. perregularis, A. sp. (74647 74649 74652 74656) A. sp. (74653)
Badenian13.65 - 12.7Poland (Holy Cross Mountains) A. schwartzi (38823)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Panama A. epulata (52170 93059)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Ukraine (Crimea) A. pseudoalvania (194983)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Belgium A. curta (77863 77864 77869)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Turkey A. curta (179776) A. venus, A. curta (179777)
Tortonian - Messinian11.62 - 5.333Italy A. cioppii, A. granosa (207782)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Palau Merelina telkibana (77930)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333Morocco A. sp. (34724 69860 70927)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333Spain A. sp. (56687)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333Algeria A. sp. (69864 70879)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333Panama (Bocas del Toro) A. sp. (135816)
Early/Lower Pliocene5.333 - 3.6Venezuela (Sucre) A. meridoamericana (41541) A. playagrandensis, A. sp. (41552)
Early/Lower Pliocene5.333 - 3.6Italy A. curta (78335 78338)
Zanclean5.333 - 3.6Italy A. testae, A. thalia, A. obliquistoma (73578) A. testae, A. thalia, A. tiberiana, A. obliquistoma (73579 73583)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Belgium A. beani (76982)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Ecuador A. galapagensis, A. halia, A. hoodensis, A. nemo (96596)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588USA (California) A. sp. (214966)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588Venezuela A. auberiana, A. meridioamericana (131210 131217 131218 131363)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588Costa Rica (Limon) A. sp. (79843)
Piacenzian3.6 - 2.588Italy (Emilia-Romagna) A. punctura, A. testae, A. zetlandica (178117)
Piacenzian3.6 - 2.588Panama (Bocas del Toro) A. sp. (61344)
Piacenzian3.6 - 2.588Italy A. testae (73585)
Piacenzian3.6 - 2.588Belgium A. simonsi, A. beani (76983)
Piacenzian3.6 - 2.588Panama (Bocas) A. sp. (61336 61343 79988 79989 79999 80000)
Gelasian2.588 - 1.806Italy A. montagui (178779) A. sculpta (178457)
Early/Lower Pleistocene2.588 - 0.781Italy (Calabria) Turbona cimex (85065)
Early/Lower Pleistocene2.588 - 0.781Greenland A. sp. (75099)
Early/Lower Pleistocene2.588 - 0.781Italy Galeodina carinata, Turbona cimex (78312)
Early/Lower Pleistocene2.588 - 0.781Panama (Bocas) A. sp. (79871)
Early/Lower Pleistocene - Late/Upper Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117USA (California) A. almo (223075)
Early/Lower Pleistocene - Late/Upper Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Italy (Livorno) A. cimex, A. discors, A. geryonia, A. mamillata (173663)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117South Africa A. argentea (122941) A. fenestrata (122940 122945)
Quaternary2.58 - 0.0USA (California) A. almo (37933) A. almo, A. oldroydi (37939) A. dinora, A. lirata, A. sp. (37947) A. sp. (37945)
Calabrian1.8 - 0.774Costa Rica (Limon) A. sp. (79844 79845)
Middle Pleistocene0.774 - 0.129Spain A. cancellata (128324)
Middle Pleistocene0.774 - 0.129Morocco Rissoa lineata, Rissoa cancellata (127581)
Middle Pleistocene0.774 - 0.129Greenland A. scrobiculata (75200)
Middle Pleistocene - Late/Upper Pleistocene0.774 - 0.0117Morocco Rissoa lineata, Rissoa pagodula (127580)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.129 - 0.0117Portugal (Azores) A. tarsodes, A. sleursi, A. poucheti, A. mediolittoralis, A. angioyi, A. cancellata (128470)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.129 - 0.0117Ecuador A. lara, A. veleronis (96867) A. veleroana (96866)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.129 - 0.0117USA (Alaska) A. aurivillii (37632)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.129 - 0.0117Spain A. pagodula (76579) A. sp. (127360)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.129 - 0.0117Greenland A. janmayeni, A. wyvillethomasoni (227028) A. wyvillethomsoni (227030)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.129 - 0.0117Portugal A. abstersa, A. formicarum, A. mediolittoralis, A. poucheti, A. sleursi (122291) A. abstersa, A. mediolittoralis, A. poucheti, A. sleursi, A. cancellata (122286 122287) A. cimicoides, A. cancellata (122244) A. formicarum, A. abstersa, A. mediolittoralis, A. poucheti, A. sleursi, A. cancellata (122284) A. formicarum, A. mediolittoralis, A. poucheti, A. sleursi, A. cancellata (122290) A. mediolittoralis, A. abstersa, A. poucheti, A. sleursi, A. cancellata (122283) A. mediolittoralis, A. poucheti, A. sleursi (122285 122292) A. mediolittoralis, A. poucheti, A. sleursi, A. cancellata (122288 122289) A. pagodula (122245)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.129 - 0.0117Italy A. hirta (166074)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.129 - 0.0117USA (California) A. fossilis (160361) A. iliuliukensis (37672 37673)
Holocene0.0117 - 0.0China A. auberiana (96351 96353 96354 96355) A. auberiana, Linemera revecta (96352)
Holocene0.0117 - 0.0France A. discors, A. lineata (56803) Turbona simex (56806)
Holocene0.0117 - 0.0Venezuela A. sp. (131223)