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Heliocythere

Source Data
SourceIDLink
Global Biodiversity Information Facility ID (GBIF)4807859https://www.gbif.org/species/4807859
PaleoBioDB ID (PBDB)24144https://paleobiodb.org/classic/checkTaxonInfo?taxon_no=24144
Rankgenus
Taxonomy (GBIF,PBDB)Life : Animalia : Arthropoda : Ostracoda : Podocopida : Heliocythere
Taxonomic Status (GBIF)accepted
Classification
(PBDB,GBIF)
RankNameAuthor
-Eukaryota
-OpisthokontaCavalier-Smith 1987
kingdomAnimalia
-Bilateria
-EubilateriaAx 1987
-ProtostomiaGrobben 1908
-Ecdysozoa
-Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
-Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrünnich 1772
classOstracodaLatreille 1802
subclassPodocopaSars 1865
orderPodocopidaSars 1866
genusHeliocythereBonaduce Ruggieri & Russo 1988
Scientific NameHeliocythere Bonaduce, Ruggieri & Russo, 1988
Name Published InBonaduce, G.; Ruggieri, G.; Russo, A. (1988). New ostracode genera of the Mediterranean Miocene. Bollettino della Societa Paleontologica Italiana. 27: 349-360.
Opinions (PBDB)
NameRankOpinionEvidenceAuthor
Heliocytheregenusbelongs to Podocopidasecond handSepkoski, 2002
Status (PBDB)extinct
Taxon Size (PBDB)2
First Recorded Appearance20.4 - 16.0 Ma
Miocene
Last Recorded Appearance11.6 - 7.2 Ma
Miocene
Environmenthypersaline,marine,brackish,freshwater (based on Ostracoda)
Motilityactively mobile (based on Ostracoda)
Visionlimited (based on Ostracoda)
Dietdetritivore, grazer (based on Podocopida)
Taphonomylow Mg calcite (based on Ostracoda)
Primary Reference (PBDB)J. J. Sepkoski, Jr. 2002. A compendium of fossil marine animal genera. Bulletins of American Paleontology 363:1-560

Fossil Distribution

Subtaxa

NameStatusCommon Name(s)Fossil OccurrencesOldestYoungest
Heliocythere brontotherium
species
accepted (GBIF)No associated record in PBDB
Heliocythere magnei
species
accepted (GBIF)No associated record in PBDB
Heliocythere vejhonensis
species
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
720.4 Ma
Miocene
11.6 Ma
Miocene

Synonymy List

YearName and Author
2002Heliocythere Sepkoski, Jr.

References

Sepkoski, Jr. J. J. (2002) A compendium of fossil marine animal genera, Bulletins of American Paleontology 363, 1-560
Boll Soc Paleontol Ital 27 (3) - via The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera
Nomenclator Zoologicus. A list of the names of genera and subgenera in zoology from the tenth edition of Linnaeus, 1758 to the end of 2004. Digitised by uBio from vols. 1-9 of Neave (ed.), 1939-1996 plus supplementary digital-only volume. http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus (as at 2006). - via The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera
Sepkoski, J. J., Jr. (2002). A compendium of fossil marine animal genera. Bulletins of American Paleontology. 363, 1-560. - via The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera
Bonaduce, G.; Ruggieri, G.; Russo, A. (1988). New ostracode genera of the Mediterranean Miocene. Bollettino della Societa Paleontologica Italiana. 27: 349-360. - via World Register of Marine Species
Data courtesy of: PBDB: The Paleobiology Database, Creative Commons CC-BY licenced. , GBIF: the Global Biodiversity Information Facility, various licences, iDigBio, various licences, and EOL: The Encyclopedia of Life (Open Data Public Domain). Because fossils are made of minerals too!
Data courtesy of: PBDB: The Paleobiology Database, Creative Commons CC-BY licenced. , GBIF: the Global Biodiversity Information Facility, various licences, iDigBio, various licences, and EOL: The Encyclopedia of Life (Open Data Public Domain). Because fossils are made of minerals too!
 
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