Xiadongoconus luminosus Yü 1979 (mollusk)

Xiadongoconus luminosus - Maikhanellidae

Synonyms: Canopoconus pristinis Jiang 1980, Cassidina pristinis Jiang 1980, Emeiconus crassispinus Yang and He 1984, Jiangia pristinis Jiang 1980, Maikhanella pristinis Jiang 1980, Scenella micropora He et al. 1984, Scenella pelytrichus Xing et al. 1984

Full reference: W. Yü. 1979. Earliest Cambrian monoplacophorans and gastropods from western Hubei with their biostratigraphical significance. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 18(3):233-270

Belongs to Xiadongoconus according to W. Yü 1979

See also Bengtson 1992, He et al. 1984, Jiang 1980, Parkhaev and Demidenko 2010, Ponder et al. 2007, Starobogatov and Moskalev 1987 and Xing et al. 1984

Sister taxa: none

Type specimens:

  • Xiadongoconus luminosus: Its type locality is Truncatoconus yichangen - Cambrospira sisensi assemblage, Yangtze Gorge, Yichang, which is in a Tommotian carbonate phosphorite in the Huangshandong Formation of China
  • Cassidina pristinis:
  • Emeiconus crassispinus: Its type locality is Nanjiang, which is in a Meishucunian marine horizon in the Dengying Formation of China.
  • Scenella micropora: Its type locality is Niuniuzhai, which is in a Meishucunian carbonate limestone/dolomite in the Dengying Formation of China.
  • Scenella pelytrichus:


• Cambrian of China (6 collections)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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