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Wortheniella qingyanensis

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Wortheniellidae

Taxonomy
Worthenia qingyanensis was named by Yu et al. (1974). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Qingyan, Undivided, Guiyang, which is in an Anisian marine horizon in the Qingyan Formation of China.

It was recombined as Wortheniella qingyanensis by Stiller (2001).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Worthenia qingyanensis Yu et al. p. 321 figs. Pl 171, figs 17-19
1995Worthenia qingyanensis Zhu p. 73 figs. Pl 21, figs 20-22
2001Wortheniella qingyanensis Stiller

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropoda
subclassOrthogastropoda
orderMurchisoniina
superfamilyEotomarioidea
familyWortheniellidae
genusWortheniellaSchwardt 1992
speciesqingyanensis()

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.

Wortheniella qingyanensis Yu et al. 1974
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
partNmeanminimummaximummedians.d.
shell height25.995.706.306.000.424

Composition: aragoniteo
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: detritivoreo
Vision: limitedo
Created: 2009-09-21 10:40:01
Modified: 2024-02-04 19:53:32
Source: o = order
Reference: Bambach et al. 2007

Age range: base of the Spathian to the top of the Anisian or 251.30000 to 242.00000 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Spathian251.3 - 247.2China (Qinghai) Worthenia qingyanensis (56724)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0China (Guizhou) Worthenia qingyanensis (type locality: 98055)
Pelsonian - Illyrian247.2 - 242.0China (Guizhou) Wortheniella qingyanensis (31618 31624)