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Worthenia (Worthenia) zardinii

Gastropoda - Lophospiridae

Taxonomy
Worthenia (Worthenia) zardinii was named by Yin and Yochelson (1983). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Yinshanpo KC261, Qingyan, which is in a Pelsonian/Illyrian marine shale/marl in the Qingyan Formation of China.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1924Worthenia multicarinata Assmann
1937Worthenia multicarinata Assmann
1974Worthenia multicarinata Yu et al. p. 321 figs. Pl 171, figs 29,30
1983Worthenia (Worthenia) zardinii Yin and Yochelson p. 175 figs. 6K-M

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superfamilyTrochonematoidea()
familyLophospiridae
genusWorthenia
subgenusWortheniade Koninck 1883
specieszardinii

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
partNmeanminimummaximummedians.d.
shell height222.120.823.422.11.84

Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: epifaunalc
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2004-02-29 11:40:59
Modified: 2010-02-11 01:35:02
Source: c = class
Reference: Kiessling 2004

Age range: Anisian or 247.20000 to 242.00000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Anisian247.2 - 242.0China (Guizhou) Worthenia multicarinata (98055)
Pelsonian - Illyrian247.2 - 242.0China (Guizhou) Worthenia zardinii (type locality: 44252)