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Montlivaltia kobyi

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae

Montlivaltia kobyi was named by Beauvais (1966). Its type locality is Roche d'Or, which is in a Bajocian perireef or subreef limestone in Switzerland.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Montlivaltia kobyi Beauvais

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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

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 Bajocian to the top of the Early/Lower Bajocian or 170.30000 to 168.40000 Ma

Collections (5 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Bajocian171.6 - 168.4Argentina Montlivaltia kobyi (25416 25418 25419)
Bajocian170.3 - 168.3Switzerland (Jura) Montlivaltia kobyi (type locality: 86615 86671)