Spygoria Salak and Lescinsky 1999

Spygoria

Full reference: M. Salak and H. L. Lescinsky. 1999. Spygoria zappania new genus and species, a Cloudina-like biohermal metazoan from the Lower Cambrian of central Nevada. Journal of Paleontology 73(4):571-576

Parent taxon: Metazoa according to M. Salak and H. L. Lescinsky 1999

Sister taxa: Bilateria, Diploblastica, Homoblastica, Hyolithelminthida, Vertebrosa, Westgardia, Placozoa, Triploblastica, Neuralia, Deuteronectanebos, Problematica, Trichoplax, Calcispongea, Tentaculitoidea, Lazaichnus, Siphonoconcha, Triradialomorpha, Rhizostomites, Porifera, Bilateralomorpha, Muricassis, Mesozoa, Silicispongea, Epitheliozoa, Euradiculata, Proarticulata, Rangeomorpha, Kimberellomorpha, Pentaradialomorpha, Yunnanomedusa, Petalonamae, Megathrix, Odontogriphidae, Silicea, Stellostomites, Subtilicyathus, Gephyrea, Parazoa, Cnidaria, Goettingenia, Xidazoon, Cambrorhytium, Mawsonites, Oligoopilionus, Nectocarididae, Sentularia, Eodiorygma, Kullingia, Arboreomorpha, Vetulicolia, Protolyellia

Subtaxa: Spygoria zappania

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Type: Spygoria zappania

Distribution:

• Cambrian of United States (2: Nevada collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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