Pandorinellina Müller and Müller 1957 (conodont)

Conodonta - Ozarkodinida - Polygnathidae

"Pandorina was preoccupied by J. B. Bory, 1826, and is to be replaced by Pandorinellina, n. name. Wilbert Hass has informed us that he had plans to use it in his forthcoming contribution to the Treatise of Invertebrate Paleontology, and the name should be attributed to him."

Full reference: K. J. Müller and E. M. Müller. 1957. Early Upper Devonian (Independence) Conodonts from Iowa, Part I. Journal of Paleontology 31(6):1069-1108

Parent taxon: Polygnathidae according to P. C. J. Donoghue et al. 2008

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Avignathus, Bispathodus, Cavusgnathus, Mehlina, Palmatolepinae, Polygnathus, Streptognathodus, Synclydagnathus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Devonian of Australia (62 collections), Austria (15), Bulgaria (3), the Czech Republic (6), Italy (2), Mongolia (3), Poland (2), the Russian Federation (33), United States (25: Alaska, Nevada)

• Silurian to Devonian of Australia (1)

Total: 152 collections including 189 occurrences

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