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Fayettevillea minuscula

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Glaphyritidae

Taxonomy
Fayettevillea minuscula was named by Kuzina and Yatskov (1990). Its type specimen is PIN 4279/2115, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Berkha Island, locality 5, Novaya Zemlya, which is in an Arnsbergian marine horizon in the Russian Federation.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1990Fayettevillea minuscula Kuzina and Yatskov p. 61 figs. Pl 5, figs 5-7; text-fig 6c,d

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea()
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyGastrioceratoidea()
familyGlaphyritidae
subfamilyFayettevilleinae
genusFayettevilleaGordon 1960
speciesminuscula

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.

Fayettevillea minuscula Kuzina and Yatskov 1990
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
partNmeanminimummaximummedians.d.
shell height34.632.806.005.901.82
shell diameter312.89.2019.211.85.19
shell inflation33.643.004.603.500.819

Composition: aragoniteo
Environment: marinec
Locomotion: fast-movingo
Life habit: nektonico
Diet: carnivoreo
Vision: well-developedc
Created: 2005-01-28 02:36:55
Modified: 2005-10-06 16:36:08
Source: o = order, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Kiessling 2003

Age range: Arnsbergian or 327.00000 to 323.70000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Arnsbergian327.0 - 323.7Russian Federation Fayettevillea minuscula (type locality: 179305 179306)