Aviculopecten


Aviculopecten

Taxobox
name = "Aviculopecten"
fossil_range=Early Devonian - Late Triassic


image_caption = "Aviculopecten subcardiformis" from the Logan Formation (Lower Carboniferous) of Wooster, Ohio (external mold).
regnum = Animalia
phylum = Mollusca
classis = Bivalvia
subclassis = Pteriomorphia
ordo=Pterioida
familia=Aviculopectinidae
genus="Aviculopecten"
genus_authority = M'Coy, 1851
subdivision_ranks = Species
subdivision =

"Aviculopecten" is an extinct genus of bivalve mollusc that lived from the Early Devonian to the Late Triassic in Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, and South America.

References

* "Fossils" (Smithsonian Handbooks) by David Ward (Page 98)

External links

* [http://paleodb.org/cgi-bin/bridge.pl?action=checkTaxonInfo&taxon_no=16505 "Aviculopecten"] in the Paleobiology Database


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Carboniferous — For the album by Zu see Carboniferous (album). Carboniferous Period 359.2–299 million years ago …   Wikipedia

  • Heelstone Ditch — is a roughly circular earthwork having steep sloping sides which end at a narrow flat base, being approximately 4 ft (1.2m) deep and 3.5 ft (1.1m) wide. It is located in England at Stonehenge around its outermost sarsen, the Heelstone (Stonehole… …   Wikipedia

  • Pterioida — Pteria hirundo Systematik Stamm: Weichtiere (Mollusca) Unterstamm: Schalenweicht …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pteriomorphia — Pectinide Muschel Systematik Stamm: Weichtiere (Mollusca) Unterstamm: Schalenweichtiere (Conchif …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bivalva — Bivalvia Bivalves …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bivalve — Bivalvia Bivalves …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bivalves — Bivalvia Bivalves …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bivalvia — Bivalves Coquilles bivalves …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lamellibranche — Bivalvia Bivalves …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lamellibranches — Bivalvia Bivalves …   Wikipédia en Français


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.