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Raunites venusta

Strophomenata - Billingsellida - Polytoechiidae

Rauna venusta was named by Opik (1934). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Wassilkowo, which is in a Volkhov open shallow subtidal limestone in the Volkhov Formation of the Russian Federation.

It was recombined as Raunites venusta by Wright and Rubel (1996).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1934Rauna venusta Opik pp. 145-146 figs. pl. 25: 1a,b; pl. 26: 1; pl. 27: 1; text-tab. 33-I Rauna venusta Öpik, 1934: Alichova, 1960, lk. , j
1996Raunites venusta Wright and Rubel p. 706 figs. 509, 2d

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EubilateriaAx 1987
PanbrachiopodaCarlson and Cohen 2020
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
suborderClitambonitidinaOpik 1934
superfamilyPolytoechioideaOpik 1934
familyPolytoechiidaeOpik 1934

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.

Raunites venusta Opik 1934
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No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitep
Environment: marineuc
Locomotion: stationaryo
Attached: yeso
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindc
Created: 2009-09-21 12:54:52
Modified: 2009-09-21 14:54:52
Source: o = order, c = class, p = phylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Bambach et al. 2007, Nesnidal et al. 2013, Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range: Volkhov or 471.10000 to 469.20000 Ma

Collections (16 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Volkhov471.1 - 469.2Russian Federation (Vokhov area) Raunites venusta (166090)
Volkhov471.1 - 469.2Russian Federation Rauna venusta (166066) Raunites venusta (157104 157105 157108 157111 157112 157113 157114 157115 157117 157118 157119 157120 157121 157131)