†family Halysitidae Milne-Edwards and Haime 1849 (tabulate coral)

Anthozoa - Heliolitida - Halysitidae

Parent taxon: Halysitina according to D. Hill 1981

See also Kiessling 2003 and Klaamann 1966

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Cateniporinae Halysitinae

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Devonian of Canada (1: New Brunswick collection)

• Clinton of Canada (11: British Columbia)

• Silurian of Afghanistan (1), Australia (3), Belarus (2), Canada (76: Manitoba, New Brunswick, Northwest Territories, Northwest Territories and Yukon, Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec, Québec), China (26), the Czech Republic (8), Estonia (38), India (5), Ireland (1), Kazakhstan (1), Mongolia (11), Norway (8), the Russian Federation (43), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (1), Sweden (48), Turkey (1), Ukraine (6), the United Kingdom (6), United States (82: Alaska, California, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Nebraska, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin), Uzbekistan (1), Venezuela (1)

• Niagaran of United States (2: Indiana, Ohio)

• Ordovician to Silurian of Canada (5: British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Québec), United States (1: Alaska)

• Ordovician of Australia (6), Belarus (1), Canada (78: Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Quebec, Québec), China (24), Estonia (43), Kazakhstan (1), Latvia (1), Malaysia (1), Mongolia (4), Norway (2), the Russian Federation (25), the United Kingdom (2), United States (24: Alaska, Colorado, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Wyoming)

Total: 601 collections including 806 occurrences

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