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Stylocoelia circopora

Demospongea - Agelasida - Cryptocoeliidae

Taxonomy
Stylocoelia circopora was named by Wu (1991). Its type specimen is xb30-5-8 and is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Stylocoelia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1991Stylocoelia circopora Wu p. 86 figs. Pl 10, fig 14; pl 11, fig 9; pl 13, fig 6; pl 14, fig 6
2007Stylocoelia circopora Senowbari-Daryan et al. p. 593 figs. 15e, 17a-d

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
subclassCeractinomorphaLevi 1953
RankNameAuthor
orderAgelasidaVerrill 1907
familyCryptocoeliidaeSteinmann 1882
genusStylocoelia
speciescircopora

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
Environment: marineo
Locomotion: stationaryo
Attached: yeso
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindc
Reproduction: oviparouso
Created: 2007-09-07 05:16:14
Modified: 2009-05-09 20:07:15
Source: o = order, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Whittington et al. 1997

Age range: base of the Roadian to the top of the Capitanian or 272.30000 to 259.90000 Ma

Collections (6 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Roadian272.3 - 268.8Iran Stylocoelia circopora (75767)
Wordian268.8 - 265.1China (Guangxi) Stylocoelia circopora (51174 51175 51178)
Wordian268.8 - 265.1China (Yunnan) Verticillites sp. (97070)
Capitanian265.1 - 259.9Armenia Sphinctozoa gen. indet. (88708)