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Minilya rhomboidea

Stenolaemata - Fenestrida - Fenestellidae

Taxonomy
Fenestella rhomboidea was named by Nikiforova (1938).

It was recombined as Rhombofenestella rhomboidea by Termier and Termier (1971) and Termier et al. (1974); it was recombined as Minilya rhomboidea by Morozova (1974), Sakagami (1999), Morozova (2001), Ernst et al. (2008) and Ernst and Gorgij (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1938Fenestella rhomboidea Nikiforova
1971Rhombofenestella rhomboidea Termier and Termier p. 40 figs. Pl 25, figs 1,6,7
1974Minilya rhomboidea Morozova p. 176
1974Rhombofenestella rhomboidea Termier et al. p. 64 figs. Pl 1, fig 3
1999Minilya rhomboidea Sakagami
2001Minilya rhomboidea Morozova p. 58
2008Minilya rhomboidea Ernst et al. p. 708 figs. 13.3-13.5
2013Minilya rhomboidea Ernst and Gorgij p. 308 figs. 18E-H, 19A

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Polyzoa
phylumBryozoaEhrenberg 1831
RankNameAuthor
classStenolaemataBorg 1926
orderFenestridaElias and Condra 1957
familyFenestellidae
subfamilyFenestellinaeKing 1849
genusMinilya
speciesrhomboidea(Nikiforova 1938)

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
partNmean
zooid diameter200.070

Composition: low Mg calcitef
Locomotion: stationaryc
Attached: yesc
Life habit: epifaunalp
Diet: suspension feederc
Vision: blindc
Created: 2008-02-27 02:34:38
Modified: 2008-02-27 04:34:38
Source: f = family, c = class, p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Smith et al. 2006

Age range: base of the Sakmarian to the top of the Capitanian or 295.50000 to 259.90000 Ma

Collections (13 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Cisuralian298.9 - 272.3Oman Minilya rhomboidea (144112 144114)
Sakmarian295.5 - 290.1Iran Minilya rhomboidea (144810 144818 144827 144830 144833)
Sakmarian295.5 - 290.1Afghanistan Rhombofenestella rhomboidea (97202)
Roadian272.3 - 268.8Afghanistan Rhombofenestella rhomboidea (81412 81459 88402 119241)
Capitanian265.1 - 259.9Thailand Minilya rhomboidea (117109)