Nochoroicyathus Zhuravleva 1951 (archaeocyath sponge)

Archaeocyatha - Ajacicyathida - Ajacicyathidae

Synonyms: Ajacicyathellus Debrenne 1958, Aldanocyathus Voronin 1979, Howellicyathus Vologdin 1962

Parent taxon: Ajacicyathidae according to F. Debrenne et al. 2015

See also Bondarev and Minayeva 1988, Debrenne et al. 2012, Kerner et al. 2011 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Ajacicyathus, Davidicyathus, Dentatocyathus, Iljinicyathus, Kisasacyathus, Orbicyathellus, Orbicyathus, Robustocyathellus, Rotundocyathus, Sibirecyathus, Stapicyathus, Turgorocyathus

Subtaxa: Nochoroicyathus diadromus Nochoroicyathus fragilis Nochoroicyathus hollardi Nochoroicyathus howelli Nochoroicyathus oblongus Nochoroicyathus salutensis Nochoroicyathus sunnaginicus

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cambrian of Antarctica (1 collection), Australia (2), China (2), Italy (3), Kyrgyzstan (1), Mongolia (12), Morocco (7), the Russian Federation (111), Spain (6)

Total: 145 collections including 406 occurrences

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