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Zeilleria waiohipaensis

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Zeilleriidae

Taxonomy
Zeilleria waiohipaensis was named by MacFarlan (2016). Its type specimen is OU 15259, a shell, and it is a mold. Its type locality is McF F51, Waiohipa Stream (R16/f082), which is in an Oxfordian marine sandstone in New Zealand.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2016Zeilleria waiohipaensis MacFarlan p. 490 figs. 17.10-17.14

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
suborderTerebratellidinaMuir-Wood 1955
superfamilyZeillerioideaAllan 1940
familyZeilleriidaeAllan 1940
subfamilyZeilleriinaeAllan 1940
genusZeilleriaBayle 1878
specieswaiohipaensis

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
partNmean
shell height111.5

Composition: low Mg calcitep
Locomotion: stationaryf
Attached: yesp
Life habit: low-level epifaunalf
Diet: suspension feederf
Vision: blindc
Created: 2018-11-10 17:27:13
Modified: 2018-11-10 17:27:13
Source: f = family, c = class, p = phylum
Reference: Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range: base of the Bathonian to the top of the Oxfordian or 168.30000 to 157.30000 Ma

Collections (10 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Bathonian168.3 - 166.1New Zealand Zeilleria waiohipaensis (133867 133869 133880 182714 182783)
Oxfordian163.5 - 157.3New Zealand Zeilleria waiohipaensis (134090 type locality: 134102 134103 182784 182785)