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Montlivaltia frustriformis

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1900Montlivaltia frustriformis Gregory

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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
speciesfrustriformisGregory 1900

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 Late/Upper Bathonian to the top of the Late/Upper Oxfordian or 167.70000 to 155.70000 Ma

Collections (5 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Bathonian167.7 - 164.7France (Centre) Montlivaltia frustriformis (85965)
Late/Upper Bathonian167.7 - 164.7India (Kachchh) Montlivaltia frustriformis (24050)
Late/Upper Bathonian - Early/Lower Callovian167.7 - 161.2Madagascar (Toliara) Montlivaltia frustriformis (86479)
Late/Upper Callovian164.7 - 161.2India Montlivaltia frustriformis (61876)
Middle Oxfordian - Late/Upper Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7Saudi Arabia Montlivaltia frustriformis (28061)