Rhabdomeson mammillatum Bretnall 1926 (bryozoan)

Stenolaemata - Rhabdomesida - Rhabdomesidae

Alternative combinations: Rhabdomeson mammillata, Rhabdomeson mammillatus, Rhombopora mammillata

Synonym: Rhabdomeson shanse Reed 1933

Full reference: R. W. Bretnall. 1926. Descriptions of some Western Australian fossil Polyzoa. Bulletin of Western Australia Geological Survey 88:7-33

Belongs to Rhabdomeson according to S. Sakagami 2000

See also Bretnall 1926, Crockford 1944, Sakagami 1966, Sakagami 1970, Sakagami 1973, Xia 1986 and Yang and Xia 1974

Sister taxa: Rhabdomeson arsenjevi, Rhabdomeson bellum, Rhabdomeson bispinosum, Rhabdomeson coniforme, Rhabdomeson consimile, Rhabdomeson consimiliforme, Rhabdomeson crockfordae, Rhabdomeson divaricatum, Rhabdomeson eximium, Rhabdomeson floriferum, Rhabdomeson grande, Rhabdomeson latum, Rhabdomeson libitum, Rhabdomeson noinskyi, Rhabdomeson ofukuensis, Rhabdomeson purus, Rhabdomeson rhombiferum, Rhabdomeson simulatum, Rhabdomeson tenue

Type specimens:

  • Rhabdomeson mammillatum: GSWA 10930c specimen 2
  • Rhabdomeson shanse:

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of Australia (1 collection), China (4), Indonesia (1), Thailand (2)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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