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Stenolaemata - Fenestrata - Chasmatoporidae

Parachasmatopora was named by Morozova and Lavrentjeva (1981) [Sepkoski's age data: O Llvi O Ashg-m Sepkoski's reference number: 1116].

It was assigned to Fenestrata by Sepkoski (2002); and to Chasmatoporidae by Ernst and Munnecke (2009).

Species lacking formal opinion data

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1981Parachasmatopora Morozova and Lavrentjeva
2002Parachasmatopora Sepkoski
2009Parachasmatopora Ernst and Munnecke p. 221

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phylumBryozoaEhrenberg 1831
classStenolaemataBorg 1926
superorderPalaeostomataMa et al. 2014
orderFenestrata(Elias and Condra 1957)
suborderPhylloporininaLavrentjeva 1979
familyChasmatoporidaeSchulga-Nesterenko 1955
genusParachasmatoporaMorozova and Lavrentjeva 1981

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.

G. †Parachasmatopora Morozova and Lavrentjeva 1981
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No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calciteo
Locomotion: stationaryc
Attached: yesc
Life habit: epifaunalp
Diet: suspension feederc
Vision: blindc
Created: 2007-09-18 02:10:36
Modified: 2007-09-18 04:10:36
Source: o = order, c = class, p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Smith et al. 2006

Age range: base of the Sandbian to the top of the Telychian or 458.40000 to 433.40000 Ma

Collections (3 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Sandbian458.4 - 453.0Argentina (San Juan) P. sp. A (226179)
Hirnantian445.2 - 443.4Canada (Quebec) P. porkunensis (113324)
Telychian438.5 - 433.4Belarus P. reticularis (23675)