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Polypora guangxiensis

Stenolaemata - Fenestrida - Polyporidae

Taxonomy
Polypora guangxiensis was named by Wu (1991). Its type specimen is xb28-4-7 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Xiangbo reef 28-4, which is in a Wordian reef, buildup or bioherm framestone in the Maokou Formation of China.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1991Polypora guangxiensis Wu p. 108 figs. Pl 18, fig 3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Polyzoa
RankNameAuthor
phylumBryozoaEhrenberg 1831
classStenolaemataBorg 1926
orderFenestridaElias and Condra 1957
familyPolyporidaeVine 1880
genusPolypora
speciesguangxiensis

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.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitec
Locomotion: stationaryc
Attached: yesc
Life habit: epifaunalp
Diet: suspension feederc
Vision: blindc
Created: 2007-09-18 02:11:14
Modified: 2010-02-15 07:19:29
Source: c = class, p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Smith et al. 2006

Age range: Wordian or 268.80000 to 265.10000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Wordian268.8 - 265.1China (Guangxi) Polypora guangxiensis (type locality: 51180 51186)