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Biflustra delta

Gymnolaemata - Cheilostomata - Membraniporidae

Biflustra delta was named by Brown (1958). It is not extant. Its type specimen is MGSV, 52993. Its type locality is Glenaulin, sample IV, which is in a Miocene/Oligocene marine limestone in the Wataepoolan limestone Formation of Australia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1958Biflustra delta Brown

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumBryozoaEhrenberg 1831
classGymnolaemataAllman 1856
orderCheilostomataBusk 1859
suborderMembraniporinaOrtmann 1890
superfamilyMembraniporoideaBusk 1852
familyMembraniporidaeBusk 1854
genusBiflustrad'Orbigny 1852

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.

Biflustra delta Brown 1958
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No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: intermediate Mg calcitef
Environment: marineuc
Locomotion: stationaryf
Attached: yeso
Life habit: epifaunalf
Diet: suspension feederf
Vision: blindc
Reproduction: oviparouso
Brooding: yeso
Created: 2008-02-26 05:45:57
Modified: 2008-02-27 07:16:08
Source: f = family, o = order, c = class, uc = unranked clade
References: Smith et al. 2006, Nesnidal et al. 2013

Age range: base of the Oligocene to the top of the Miocene or 33.90000 to 5.33300 Ma

Collections (4 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Oligocene - Miocene33.9 - 5.333Australia (Victoria) Biflustra delta (173526)
Miocene - Oligocene23.03 - 23.03Australia (Victoria) Biflustra delta (173504 type locality: 173506 173528)