Conomedusites Glaessner and Wade 1966 (jellyfish)

Scyphozoa

Full reference: M. F. Glaessner and M. Wade. 1966. The late Precambrian fossils from Ediacara, South Australia. Palaeontology 9(4):599-628

Parent taxon: Scyphozoa according to J. J. Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Adesmoconularia, Anaconularia, Archaeoconularia, Australoconularia, Circonularia, Climacoconus, Conchopeltis, Conulariella, Conulariida, Conularina, Coronatida, Corumbellidae, Ctenoconularia, Ediacaria, Eoconularia, Exoconularia, Garraconularia, Glyptoconularia, Hexangulaconularia, Holoconularia, Lithorhizostomatida, Mabianoconullus, Mesoconularia, Metaconularia, Palaenigma, Pseudoconularia, Reticulaconularia, Rhizostomatida, Semaeostomatida, Sphenothallus, Tasmanoconularia, Tirasiana

Subtaxa: Conomedusites lobatus

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Type: Conomedusites lobatus

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal osmotroph

Distribution:

• Ediacaran of Australia (1 collection), India (2)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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