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Montlivaltia decipiens

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1826Anthophyllum decipiens Goldfuss
1850Thecophyllia numismalis d'Orbigny
1988Montlivaltia numismalis Beauvais
2003Montlivaltia decipiens Pandey and Fürsich

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyMontlivaltiidaeDietrich 1926
subfamilyMontlivaltiinaeDietrich 1926
genusMontlivaltiaLamouroux 1821
speciesdecipiens(Goldfuss 1826)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitesubo
Grouping: solitaryg
Clonal: yesf
Environment: marineo
Locomotion: stationarysubo
Attached: yessubo
Life habit: intermediate-level epifaunalo
Diet: photosymbioticf
Diet 2: suspension feederf
Vision: blindc
Reproduction: alternatingo
Asexual: yeso
Dispersal: watero
Dispersal 2: planktonico
Created: 2008-02-05 12:00:16
Modified: 2008-02-05 14:00:16
Source: g = genus, f = family, subo = suborder, o = order, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Kiessling 2008

Age range: base of the Early/Lower Aalenian to the top of the Bathonian or 175.60000 to 166.10000 Ma

Collections (11 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Aalenian175.6 - 171.6Thailand Montlivaltia numismalis (79542)
Early/Lower Bajocian171.6 - 168.4Germany (Bayern) Montlivaltia decipiens (87041)
Late/Upper Bajocian - Middle Bathonian171.6 - 164.7Iran (Tabas Area) Montlivaltia decipiens (41408)
Bajocian170.3 - 168.3Switzerland Montlivaltia decipiens (162347)
Bathonian168.3 - 166.1Switzerland (Jura) Montlivaltia decipiens (86629) Montlivaltia numismalis (86628)
Bathonian - Middle Callovian168.3 - 161.2Iran (Tabas Area) Montlivaltia decipiens (41410 41412 41416)
Late/Upper Bathonian167.7 - 164.7United Kingdom (England) Montlivaltia decipiens (38159)
Late/Upper Bathonian - Early/Lower Callovian167.7 - 161.2Afghanistan Montlivaltia numismalis, Montlivaltia decipiens (85947)