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Thamnasteria naumanni

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Thamnasteriidae

Thamnasteria naumanni was named by Eguchi (1951). Its type locality is Mitoda, Sakawa area, which is in a Tithonian/Berriasian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in Japan.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1951Thamnasteria naumanni Eguchi

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFungiinaVerrill 1865
familyThamnasteriidaeVaughan and Wells 1943
genusThamnasteriaLeSauvage 1823

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: aragonitef
Grouping: colonialf
Clonal: yesf
Environment: marineo
Locomotion: stationaryf
Attached: yesf
Life habit: intermediate-level epifaunalo
Diet: photosymbioticf
Diet 2: suspension feederf
Vision: blindc
Reproduction: alternatingo
Asexual: yesf
Dispersal: watero
Dispersal 2: planktonico
Created: 2008-01-26 10:03:33
Modified: 2008-01-26 12:03:33
Source: f = family, o = order, c = class
Reference: Kiessling 2004

Age range: Tithonian or 152.10000 to 145.00000 Ma

Collections (2 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Oxfordian - Tithonian163.5 - 145.0Japan (Wakayama) Thamnasteria naumanni (91426)
Tithonian - Berriasian152.1 - 139.8Japan (Kochi) Thamnasteria naumanni (type locality: 91380)