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Ptilodictya canadensis

Stenolaemata - Cryptostomata - Ptilodictyidae

Taxonomy
Ptilodictya canadensis was named by Billings (1866).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1866Ptilodictya canadensis Billings pp. 9-10
1928Ptilodictya canadensis Twenhofel p. 161 figs. Plate VII, figure 19; Plate IX, figure 9
1960Ptilodictya canadensis Ross

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
RankNameAuthor
phylumBryozoaEhrenberg 1831
classStenolaemataBorg 1926
orderCryptostomataVine 1884
suborderPtilodictyina
familyPtilodictyidaeZittel 1880
genusPtilodictyaLonsdale 1839
speciescanadensisBillings 1866

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.

Ptilodictya canadensis Billings 1866
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitec
Environment: marineuc
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, uc = unranked clade
References: Nesnidal et al. 2013, Kiessling 2004, Smith et al. 2006

Age range: Richmondian or 449.60000 to 445.50000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Richmondian449.6 - 445.5Canada (Quebec) Ptilodictya canadensis (63675)