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Parachoristites volongaensis

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Choristitidae

Taxonomy
Parachoristites volongaensis was named by Barchatova (1968). Its type specimen is TsSGM 5,6/8229 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Volonga River above stone transition, which is in a Bashkirian marine horizon in the Russian Federation. It is the type species of Parachoristites.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1968Parachoristites volongaensis Barchatova p. 165 figs. Pl 47, figs 1,2

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferida
suborderSpiriferidina
superfamilySpiriferoidea()
familyChoristitidaeWaterhouse 1968
subfamilyChoristitinaeWaterhouse 1968
genusParachoristites
speciesvolongaensis

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.

Parachoristites volongaensis Barchatova 1968
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitep
Environment: marineuc
Locomotion: stationaryo
Attached: yesp
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindc
Created: 2004-02-28 14:12:52
Modified: 2004-02-28 16:12:52
Source: o = order, c = class, p = phylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Nesnidal et al. 2013, Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range: Bashkirian or 323.20000 to 315.20000 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Bashkirian323.2 - 315.2Russian Federation Parachoristites volongaensis (128672 type locality: 128673 128674 128675)