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Paraconularia yichunensis

Scyphozoa - Conulariida - Conulariidae

Paraconularia yichunensis was named by Zhu (1985). Its type specimen is NIGP 90239 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Fengkeng, Yichun County, which is in a Wuchiapingian marine horizon in China.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1985Paraconularia yichunensis Zhu p. 531 figs. Pl 2, figs 1-4

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classScyphozoaGoette 1887
Conulatae(Moore and Harrington 1956)
orderConulariidaMiller and Gurley 1896
suborderConulariinaMiller and Gurley 1896
familyConulariidaeWalcott 1886

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.

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No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphatico
Locomotion: stationaryf
Attached: yeso
Life habit: epifaunalf
Diet: suspension feederf
Vision: blindf
Created: 2022-12-12 18:54:07
Modified: 2022-12-12 18:54:07
Source: f = family, o = order
References: Neal and Hannibal 2000, Kiessling 2004

Age range: Wuchiapingian or 259.90000 to 254.17000 Ma

Collections: one only

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Wuchiapingian259.9 - 254.17China (Jiangxi) Paraconularia yichunensis (type locality: 101946)