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- Archaediscidae

Permodiscus is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Archaediscidae by Kiessling (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Permodiscus Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Permodiscus Kiessling

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phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
phylumForaminifera(d'Orbigny 1826)
suborderFusulinina(Fursenko 1958)
superfamilyArchaediscaceaCushman 1928
familyArchaediscidaeCushman 1928

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
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitesubo
Locomotion: stationaryuc
Life habit: semi-infaunaluc
Diet: omnivoreuc
Created: 2007-11-25 09:17:40
Modified: 2007-11-25 11:17:40
Source: subo = suborder, uc = unranked clade
References: Kiessling 2004, Loeblich and Tappan 1984

Age range: base of the Roadian to the top of the Lacian or 272.30000 to 215.56000 Ma

Collections (9 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Roadian272.3 - 268.8Slovenia P. padangensis (36241)
Roadian272.3 - 268.8Croatia P. padangensis (75510)
Wordian268.8 - 265.1Italy P. sp. (75474)
Wuchiapingian259.9 - 254.17India (Kashmir) P. sp. (115337 115345 115350)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0Germany P. pragsoides (67653)
Julian235.0 - 232.0Serbia and Montenegro P. planidiscoides (56629)
Lacian221.5 - 215.56Serbia and Montenegro P. praetenius (56635)