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Donacosmilia silingensis

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Amphiastreidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1982Donacosmilia silingensis Liao

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderPachythecaliinaEliasova 1976
familyAmphiastreidaeOgilvie 1896
genusDonacosmiliaFromentel 1861
speciessilingensisLiao 1982

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: aragoniteo
Grouping: colonialo
Clonal: yeso
Environment: marineo
Locomotion: stationaryo
Attached: yeso
Life habit: intermediate-level epifaunalo
Diet: microcarnivoreo
Diet 2: photosymbiotico
Vision: blindc
Reproduction: alternatingo
Asexual: yeso
Dispersal: watero
Dispersal 2: planktonico
Created: 2004-02-27 16:54:46
Modified: 2009-10-09 15:38:42
Source: o = order, c = class
Reference: Kiessling 2004

Age range: base of the Hauterivian to the top of the Early/Lower Aptian or 132.90000 to 122.46000 Ma

Collections: one only

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Hauterivian - Early/Lower Aptian132.9 - 122.46China (Xizang) Donacosmilia silingensis (74252)