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Caturus

Actinopteri - Amiiformes - Caturidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1843Caturus Agassiz p. 174
1843Conodus Agassiz p. 174
1843Uraeus Agassiz p. 179
1851Strobilodus Wagner
1858Endactis Egerton figs. Pl 4
1866Ditaxiodus Owen
1866Thlattodus Owen
1895Caturus Woodward p. 329
1948Caturus Rayner p. 293 figs. 4-9; pl. 22, figs 46-48
1960Caturus Gardiner p. 293
1984Caturus Beltan p. 125
1984Caturus Schaeffer and Patterson p. 38
1997Caturus Delsate p. 129
1999Caturus Cartanyá p. 548
2002Caturus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
RankNameAuthor
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
infraclassHolostei(Müller 1846)
orderAmiiformesHay 1929
familyCaturidaeOwen 1860
genusCaturus

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: phosphaticsubp
Environment: marinesubp
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: nektobenthico
Diet: carnivoreo
Diet 2: piscivoreo
Created: 2009-07-20 20:51:40
Modified: 2013-12-06 11:51:31
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Changhsingian to the top of the Albian or 254.17000 to 100.50000 Ma

Collections (39 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Changhsingian254.17 - 252.17China (Jiangxi) Caturus indet. (119495)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0Spain (Tarragona) C. sp. (109710)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0Spain C. sp. (148734 149852)
Late/Upper Triassic237.0 - 201.3USA (Texas) C. sp. (39671)
Alaunian215.56 - 212.0Austria (Tirol) Eugnathus insignis (130602)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3Austria C. sp. (195673)
Early/Lower Sinemurian196.5 - 189.6United Kingdom (England) Endactis agassizi, Pachycormus heterurus, Conodus ferox (122154) Pachycormus latipennis, Endactis agassizi, Pachycormus heterurus (122153) Pachycormus latipennis, Pachycormus heterurus, Conodus ferox (122155)
Early/Lower Toarcian183.0 - 182.0France C. sp. (122733)
Falciferum183.0 - 182.0France C. stenospondylus, C. stenoura, C. chaperi, C. retrodorsalis (122734)
Falciferum183.0 - 182.0United Kingdom (England) C. sp. (132646)
Toarcian182.7 - 174.1United Kingdom (England) C. sp. (130759)
Bathonian168.3 - 166.1USA (South Dakota) Amiopsis dartoni (122622)
Early/Lower Bathonian167.7 - 164.7France (Midi-Pyrénées) C. sp. (61377)
Early/Lower Bathonian167.7 - 164.7France C. sp. (61378)
Callovian166.1 - 163.5United Kingdom (England) C. porteri (130656)
Oxfordian163.5 - 157.3Portugal (Leiria) C. sp. (69698)
Late/Upper Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7Spain C. sp. (151897)
Late/Upper Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7France (Basse-Normandie) C. sp., C. driani (74916)
Late/Upper Kimmeridgian155.7 - 150.8France (Aquitaine) C. n. sp. (94532)
Late/Upper Kimmeridgian155.7 - 150.8Germany (Eastern Barvaria) C. sp. (187436)
Late/Upper Kimmeridgian155.7 - 150.8Germany (Baden-Württemberg) C. furcatus (154138)
Early/Lower Tithonian150.8 - 145.0France (Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur) C. sp. (35262)
Late/Upper Tithonian - Early/Lower Berriasian150.8 - 140.2France (Nord-Pas-de-Calais) C. sp. (92143 92144 92145)
Middle Berriasian - Late/Upper Berriasian145.0 - 140.2Germany (Nordrhein-Westfalen) C. sp. (45760)
Valanginian - Barremian139.8 - 125.0Japan (Mie) C. tenuidens (52343)
Hauterivian - Aptian132.9 - 113.0Tunisia (Tataouine) C. sp. (116296)
Late/Upper Barremian130.0 - 125.45Spain (Cuenca) C. sp. (28006 61889)
Barremian129.4 - 125.0United Kingdom (England) C. sp. (46875)
Barremian - Early/Lower Aptian129.4 - 122.46Belgium (Sauerland) C. sp. (22645)
Albian113.0 - 100.5Tunisia (Tataouine) C. sp. (116297 116299)
Early/Lower Albian112.03 - 109.0Tunisia (Médenine) C. sp. (67203)
Late/Upper Albian105.3 - 99.6Tunisia (Tataouine) C. sp. (116298)