† Pterochaenia (Clarkea)

Pterochaenia (Clarkea)

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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: Pteriomorphia  ⇒ Klade: Ostreomorphi  ⇒ Klade: Ostreioni  ⇒ Klade: Myalinata  ⇒ Ordnung: Myalinida  ⇒ Überfamilie: Ambonychioidea  ⇒ Familie: Lunulacardiidae  ⇒ Gattung: Pterochaenia

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)

Fang & Ding, 1993

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Pterochaenia (Clarkea)

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Motility: facultatively mobile

suspension feeder

Compositon of the remains:

Aragonite, low Mg Calcite

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On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 1)

Taxonomic assignment (1)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • Z. J. Fang, 2009 - Supraspecific taxa of the Bivalvia first named, described, and published in China (1927-2007) - The University of Kansas Paleontological Contributions, New Series (17), 1-157 (serial monograph, English)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) KpUMAz8wx0W-KYuc_ej6zg
GUID (Global unique identifier) 030C952A-303F-45C7-BE29-8B9CFDE8FACE
Database ID 97840