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Gertholites jabiensis

Anthozoa - Favositida - Pachyporidae

Pachypora jabiensis was named by Waagen and Wentzel (1886). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Jabi, "Cephalopod Bed", Salt Range, which is in a Wuchiapingian marine limestone in the Chhidru Formation of Pakistan.

It was recombined as Thamnopora jabiensis by Fontaine (1961); it was recombined as Gertholites jabiensis by Sorauf (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1886Pachypora jabiensis Waagen and Wentzel p. 847 figs. Pl 97, fig 2
1922Pachypora jabiensis Gerth p. 12
1961Thamnopora jabiensis Fontaine p. 209 figs. Pl 32, figs 1,2
2004Gertholites jabiensis Sorauf

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassTabulataMilne-Edwards and Haime 1850
orderFavositidaWedekind 1937
suborderFavositinaWedekind 1937
superfamilyPachyporicaeGerth 1921
familyPachyporidaeGerth 1921
genusGertholitesSokolov 1955

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