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Hyolithes paishanensis

Hyolithida - Hyolithidae

Taxonomy
Hyolithes paishanensis was named by Endo (1937) [COMMENTS: May represent Nevadotheca, but pending examination of the type specimen it is retained under Hyolithes.]. It is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Hyolithes paishanensis Endo

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
RankNameAuthor
Lophophorata
phylumHyolitha
orderHyolithidaMathew 1962
familyHyolithidaeNicholson 1889
genusHyolithes
speciespaishanensisEndo 1937

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.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragoniteo
Entire body: yesg
Adult length: 10 to < 100g
Adult width: 10 to < 100g
Adult height: 10 to < 100g
Ribbing: minorg
Spines: noneg
Environment: marinep
Locomotion: facultatively mobileo
Life habit: epifaunalg
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindp
Created: 2009-02-26 06:41:12
Modified: 2009-04-11 14:15:18
Source: g = genus, o = order, p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, d'Eichwald 1840, Hendy et al. 2009
Collections
No collection or age range data are available