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Rostricellula pristina

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Trigonirhynchiidae

Taxonomy
Camarotoechia pristina was named by Raymond (1905).

It was recombined as Rostricellula pristina by Cooper (1956).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1905Camarotoechia pristina Raymond
1956Rostricellula pristina Cooper p. 646 figs. Plate 132, B, figures 6-10

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyRhynchotrematoideaSchuchert 1913
familyTrigonirhynchiidaeMcLaren 1965
subfamilyRostricellulinaeRozman 1969
genusRostricellulaUlrich and Cooper 1942
speciespristina()

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 calcitep
Entire body: yesg
Adult length: 10 to < 100g
Adult width: 10 to < 100g
Adult height: 1.0 to < 10g
Locomotion: stationaryf
Attached: yesf
Life habit: epifaunalf
Diet: suspension feederf
Vision: blindc
Created: 2009-06-02 14:55:20
Modified: 2009-06-02 16:55:20
Source: g = genus, f = family, c = class, p = phylum
References: Aberhan et al. 2004, Hendy 2009, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: Chazy or 466.00000 to 457.50000 Ma

Collections (23 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Chazyan468.1 - 460.9USA (Vermont) Rostricellula pristina (175904 175905)
Chazy466.0 - 457.5USA (New York) Camarotoechia pristina (42808 56212 171706 172144 172180 172194 172323)
Ashbyan460.9 - 449.5USA (Virginia) Camarotoechia pristina (33938 33980 33981 33982 33983 33984)
Caradocian460.9 - 449.5USA (Virginia) Camarotoechia pristina (33454 33455 33525 33526 33934 33935 33936 33937)