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Conus (Dendroconus)

Source Data
SourceIDLink
Global Biodiversity Information Facility ID (GBIF)Not linked to a GBIF record.
PaleoBioDB ID (PBDB)93802https://paleobiodb.org/classic/checkTaxonInfo?taxon_no=93802
Ranksubgenus (PBDB)
Taxonomy (PBDB)Life : Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conidae : Conus : Conus (Dendroconus)
Classification
(PBDB,GBIF)
RankNameAuthor
-Eukaryota
-OpisthokontaCavalier-Smith 1987
kingdomAnimalia
-Bilateria
-EubilateriaAx 1987
-ProtostomiaGrobben 1908
-Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMolluscaLinnaeus 1758
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyConoidea(Rafinesque 1815)
familyConidaeFleming 1822
genusConusLinnaeus 1758
subgenusConus (Dendroconus)Swainson 1840
Opinions (PBDB)
NameRankOpinionEvidenceAuthor
Conus (Dendroconus)subgenusbelongs to Conusstated with evidenceWoodring, 1928
Conus (Dendroconus)subgenusbelongs to Conusstated without evidenceMukerjee, 1939
Conus (Dendroconus)genusbelongs to Neogastropodasecond handSepkoski, 2002
Conus (Dendroconus)subgenusbelongs to Conusstated with evidenceMandic and Steininger, 2003
Status (PBDB)extant
Taxon Size (PBDB)5
Extant Size (PBDB)4 (80%)
First Recorded Appearance23.0 - 16.0 Ma
Miocene
Motilityactively mobile (based on Conidae)
Visionlimited (based on Gastropoda)
Dietcarnivore (based on Conidae)
Taphonomyintermediate (based on Conus)
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
Conus (Dendroconus) betulinus
species
listed (PBDB)0 Ma
Extant
Conus (Dendroconus) figulinus
species
listed (PBDB)55.33 Ma
Miocene
0 Ma
Extant
Conus (Dendroconus) loroisii
species
listed (PBDB)823.0 Ma
Miocene
0 Ma
Extant
Conus (Dendroconus) maga
species
listed (PBDB)111.6 Ma
Miocene
11.6 Ma
Miocene

Synonymy List

YearName and Author
1840Conus (Dendroconus) Swainson p. 311 fig. 311
1928Conus (Dendroconus) Woodring p. 202
1939Conus (Dendroconus) Mukerjee p. 85
2002Dendroconus Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Conus (Dendroconus) Mandic and Steininger p. 274

References

Sepkoski, Jr. J. J. (2002) A compendium of fossil marine animal genera, Bulletins of American Paleontology 363, 1-560
Woodring W. P. (1928) Miocene Molluscs from Bowden, Jamaica. Part 2: Gastropods and discussion of results, Contributions to the Geology and Palaeontology of the West Indies
Mukerjee P. N. (1939) Fossil fauna from the Tertiary of Garo Hills, Assam, Palaeontologia Indica 28 1, 1-101
Mandic O., Steininger F. F. (2003) Computer-based mollusc stratigraphy - a case study from the Eggenburgian (Lower Miocene) type region (NE Austria), Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 197, 263-291
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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