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Calcinea (disused)

Calcarea -

Taxonomy
Calcinea was named by Bidder (1898). It is extant.

It was assigned to Calcarea by Bambach et al. (2007) and Worheide et al. (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1898Calcinea Bidder
2007Calcinea Bambach et al. p. S5
2012Calcinea Worheide et al. p. 44 figs. Fig. 1.8

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classCalcareaBowerbank 1864
RankNameAuthor
subclassCalcineaBidder 1898
subclassCalcineaBidder 1898

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: aragonitec
Locomotion: stationarysubc
Attached: yessubc
Life habit: epifaunalsubc
Diet: suspension feedersubc
Vision: blindc
Comments: COMMENT: Erect and surficial, non-motile attached, suspension feeding according to Bambach et al. (2007).subc
Created: 2009-05-09 18:42:59
Modified: 2009-05-09 20:42:59
Source: subc = subclass, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Bambach et al. 2007
Collections
No collection or age range data are available