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Agathiceratoidea ✝

Source Data
SourceIDLink
Global Biodiversity Information Facility ID (GBIF)Not linked to a GBIF record.
PaleoBioDB ID (PBDB)148189https://paleobiodb.org/classic/checkTaxonInfo?taxon_no=148189
Ranksuperfamily (PBDB)
Taxonomy (PBDB)Life : Animalia : Mollusca : Cephalopoda : Goniatitida : Agathiceratoidea
Classification
(PBDB,GBIF)
RankNameAuthor
-Eukaryota
-OpisthokontaCavalier-Smith 1987
kingdomAnimalia
-Bilateria
-EubilateriaAx 1987
-ProtostomiaGrobben 1908
-Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMolluscaLinnaeus 1758
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyAgathiceratoideaArthaber 1911
Opinions (PBDB)
NameRankOpinionEvidenceAuthor
Agathiceratoideasuperfamilybelongs to Goniatitinastated with evidenceFurnish et al., 2009
Status (PBDB)extinct
Taxon Size (PBDB)28
First Recorded Appearance326 - 318 Ma
Carboniferous
Last Recorded Appearance265 - 260 Ma
Permian
Motilityfast-moving (based on Ammonoidea)
Visionwell-developed (based on Cephalopoda)
Dietcarnivore (based on Ammonoidea)
Taphonomyaragonite (based on Goniatitida)
Primary Reference (PBDB)W. M. Furnish, B. F. Glenister, and J. Kullmann, Z. Zhou. 2009. Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part L, Revised: Mollusca 4, Volume 2: Carboniferous and Permian Ammonoidea (Goniatitida and Prolecanitida)

Subtaxa

NameStatusCommon Name(s)Fossil OccurrencesOldestYoungest
Agathiceratidae
family
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
261326 Ma
Carboniferous
265 Ma
Permian

Synonymy List

YearName and Author
1911Agathiceratoidea Arthaber
2009Agathiceratoidea Furnish et al. p. 60
2017Agathiceratoidea Zhou p. 45

References

Furnish W. M., Glenister B. F., et al (2009) , Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part L, Revised: Mollusca 4, Volume 2: Carboniferous and Permian Ammonoidea (Goniatitida and Prolecanitida), 1-258
Zhou Z. R. (2017) Permian basinal ammonoid sequence in Nanpanjiang area of South China - possible overlap between basinal Guadalupian and platform-based Lopingian, Journal of Paleontology 91 Memoir 74, 1-95
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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