Pitar (Pitar) newcombinanus (Pitar newcombinanus)

Pitar (Pitar) newcombinanus

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Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Eutriploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Neotriploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Eucoelomata  ⇒ Superstamm: Eutrochozoa  ⇒ Stamm: Mollusca  ⇒ Klasse: Bivalvia  ⇒ Unterklasse: Heterodonta  ⇒ Infraklasse: Euheterodonta  ⇒ Überordnung: Imparidentia  ⇒ Ordnung: Veneroidei  ⇒ Superfamilie: Veneroidea  ⇒ Familie: Veneridae  ⇒ Unterfamilie: Callocardiinae  ⇒ Gattung: Pitar  ⇒ Untergattung: Pitar (Pitar)

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Gabb, 1865

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Pitar (Pitar) newcombinanus



Circe (Lioconcha) newcombinana

Gabb, 1865
Ref.: E. V. Coan, P. V. Scott, and F. R. Bernard. 2000. Bivalve seashells of western North America. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural history Monographs 2:1-764


Pitar newcombinanus

Gabb, 1865
Ref.: C. L. Powell II, L. B. Grant, and S. W. Conkling. 2005. Paleoecologic analysis and age of a late Pleistocene fossil assemblage from Upper Newport Bay, Newport Beach, Orange County, California. The Veliger 47(3):183-192

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Motility: facultatively mobile

suspension feeder

Compositon of the remains:


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On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 19)

Taxonomic assignment (0)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • E. V. Coan, 2000 - Bivalve seashells of western North America - Santa Barbara Museum of Natural history Monographs (2), 1-764 (book/book chapter, English)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) UUP0GjKdyUKTvpozrqwUHA
GUID (Global unique identifier) 1AF44351-9D32-42C9-93BE-9A33AEAC141C
Database ID 195961