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Inoceramus (Inoceramus)

Bivalvia - Myalinida - Inoceramidae

Taxonomy
Inoceramus (Inoceramus) was named by Sowerby (1814).

It was assigned to Inoceramus by Sowerby (1814), Kinger and Kennedy (1980) and Gebhardt (2001).

Species lacking formal opinion data
Inoceramus agdjakendensis, Inoceramus amakusensis, Inoceramus amakusensis, Inoceramus amakusensis, Inoceramus anakusensis, Inoceramus angulatus, Inoceramus angustiundulatus, Inoceramus annulatus, Inoceramus australis, Inoceramus balchii, Inoceramus barsliensis, Inoceramus bererensis, Inoceramus bicorrugatus, Inoceramus bojarkensis, Inoceramus borilensis, Inoceramus bornholmensis, Inoceramus cadottensis, Inoceramus comancheanus, Inoceramus concentrica, Inoceramus conicus, Inoceramus coptensis, Inoceramus crispi, Inoceramus curvieri, Inoceramus digitatus, Inoceramus dimidius, Inoceramus etheridgei, Inoceramus ewaldi, Inoceramus ezoensis, Inoceramus ezoensis, Inoceramus fiegei, Inoceramus flavus, Inoceramus goldfussi, Inoceramus guerichi, Inoceramus gusselkaensis, Inoceramus hamadae, Inoceramus heinzi, Inoceramus hobetsensis, Inoceramus hobetsensis, Inoceramus iburiensis, Inoceramus incertus, Inoceramus incertus, Inoceramus incurvus, Inoceramus ipuanus, Inoceramus irenensis, Inoceramus japonicus, Inoceramus kapuus, Inoceramus labiatoidiformis, Inoceramus longealatus, Inoceramus maedae, Inoceramus mamatensis, Inoceramus matotorus, Inoceramus naumanni, Inoceramus nodai, Inoceramus nukeus, Inoceramus obtusus, Inoceramus opetius, Inoceramus pedalionoides, Inoceramus pennatulus, Inoceramus perplexus, Inoceramus pertenuis, Inoceramus pochialaineni, Inoceramus proximus, Inoceramus pseudoregularis, Inoceramus quadrans, Inoceramus quatsinoensis, Inoceramus reduncus, Inoceramus renngarteni, Inoceramus rhomboides, Inoceramus richensis, Inoceramus rutherfordi, Inoceramus sagensis, Inoceramus salisburgensis, Inoceramus saratoviensis, Inoceramus schloenbachi, Inoceramus schmidti, Inoceramus schoendorfi, Inoceramus shikotanensis, Inoceramus soukupi, Inoceramus steenstrupi, Inoceramus stilley, Inoceramus stoneleyi, Inoceramus subneocomiensis, Inoceramus subpercostatus, Inoceramus subundantus, Inoceramus sutherlandi, Inoceramus tenuilineatum, Inoceramus tenuis, Inoceramus tenuistriatus, Inoceramus tenuistriatus(), Inoceramus tenuiumbonatus, Inoceramus teshioensis, Inoceramus typicus, Inoceramus urius, Inoceramus vancouverensis, Inoceramus vanuxemi, Inoceramus vanuxemiformis, Inoceramus virgatus, Inoceramus volgensis, Inoceramus waltersdorfensis, Inoceramus wandereri, Inoceramus warakius, Inoceramus yokoyamai, Inoceramus zavoljiensis

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1814Inoceramus (Inoceramus) Sowerby
1980Inoceramus (Inoceramus) Kinger and Kennedy p. 308
2001Inoceramus (Inoceramus) Gebhardt p. 201

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classBivalvia
Eubivalvia
subclassAutobranchia(Groblen 1894)
RankNameAuthor
infraclassPteriomorphia(Beurlen 1944)
OstreomorphiFerussac 1822
OstreioniFerussac 1822
MyalinataPaul 1939
orderMyalinidaPaul 1939
superfamilyInoceramoideaGiebel 1852
familyInoceramidaeGiebel 1852
genusInoceramusSowerby 1814
subgenusInoceramusSowerby 1814

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 calcitef
Locomotion: facultatively mobileg
Life habit: epifaunalg
Diet: suspension feederg
Vision: blindc
Created: 2009-04-13 11:12:15
Modified: 2009-04-13 13:12:15
Source: g = genus, f = family, c = class
References: Kiessling 2003, Aberhan et al. 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Callovian to the top of the Early/Lower Maastrichtian or 166.10000 to 66.00000 Ma

Collections (89 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Callovian166.1 - 163.5Japan (Gifu) Inoceramus maedae (40166)
Callovian166.1 - 163.5India Inoceramus sharmai, Inoceramus coxi (68657)
Callovian - Oxfordian166.1 - 157.3India Inoceramus coxi (68644)
Cenomanian100.5 - 93.9Japan Inoceramus yabei (40613)
Cenomanian100.5 - 93.9Russian Federation (Sakhalin) Inoceramus yabei (40230)
Cenomanian100.5 - 93.9Japan (Ishikari) Inoceramus yabei (39578 39652 40335)
Cenomanian100.5 - 93.9Japan (Iburi) Inoceramus yabei (39654)
Late/Upper Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Brazil Inoceramus tenuistriatus (140840)
Turonian93.9 - 89.8Japan (Oita) Inoceramus hobetsensis, Inoceramus teshioensis (40318)
Turonian93.9 - 89.8Japan (Teshio) Inoceramus teshioensis (39822)
Turonian93.9 - 89.8Japan (Ishikari) Inoceramus angulosus (39669) Inoceramus pedalionoides, Inoceramus tenuistriatus, Inoceramus incertus (39823)
Late/Upper Turonian93.5 - 89.3Afghanistan Inoceramus ernsti (59212)
Late/Upper Turonian93.5 - 89.3Japan Inoceramus hobetsensis, Inoceramus iburiensis, Inoceramus teshioensis (87013)
Late/Upper Turonian93.5 - 89.3Germany Inoceramus inaequivalvis (12682 12683 12684 12685)
Middle Turonian93.5 - 89.3Germany Inoceramus inaequivalvis (12659 12660 12661 12662 12663 12664 12665 12666)
Middle Turonian - Late/Upper Turonian93.5 - 89.3Japan Inoceramus hobetsensis, Inoceramus iburiensis (87012)
Coniacian89.8 - 86.3Japan (Oita) Inoceramus mihoensis (40321 40322)
Coniacian - Santonian89.8 - 83.6Austria Inoceramus koegleri, Inoceramus inaequivalvis (173322)
Early/Lower Coniacian89.3 - 85.8South Africa Inoceramus ernsti (82507)
Santonian86.3 - 83.6Japan (Oita) Inoceramus amakusensis (40324)
Santonian86.3 - 83.6Japan (Kumamoto) Inoceramus amakusensis (39567)
Santonian86.3 - 83.6Japan Inoceramus amakusensis (62210 62214 62331 62332 62333 62334)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0USA (Texas) Inoceramus sp. (4591 4602 4629)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0Japan (Hyogo) Inoceramus hetonaianus (39576)
Early/Lower Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (Alabama) Inoceramus sp. (4242 4275 4285 4286 4327)
Early/Lower Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (Mississippi) Inoceramus sp. (4100 4119)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (Alabama) Inoceramus sp. (4173 4176 4177 4178 4179 4180 4186 4195 4202 4205 4213 4215 4217 4229 4230 4231 4236)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (Maryland) Inoceramus sp. (4367 4369)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (Mississippi) Inoceramus sp. (4127 4141 4142 4147 4152 4156 4160 4163 4164 4167 4168 4170 4171 4172)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (Texas) Inoceramus sp. (4483)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (South Carolina) Inoceramus sp. (4346 4354 4355)