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Coolinia gracilis

Strophomenata - Orthotetida - Chilidiopsidae

Schellwienella gracilis was named by Andreeva (1961) [Andreeva in Nikiforova & Andreeva, 1961].

It was recombined as Coolinia gracilis by Modzalevskaya (2003).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1961Schellwienella gracilis Andreeva p. 192 figs. pl. XLI, figs 3-8.
2003Coolinia gracilis Modzalevskaya p. 79 fig. 6

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderOrthotetidaWaagen 1884
superfamilyChilidiopsoideaBoucot 1959
familyChilidiopsidaeBoucot 1959
genusCooliniaLamont 1935
speciesgracilis(Andreeva 1961)

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.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitep
Entire body: yesg
Adult length: 10 to < 100g
Adult width: 10 to < 100g
Folds: noneg
Ribbing: minorg
Spines: noneg
Internal reinforcement: noneg
Locomotion: stationaryp
Attached: yesp
Life habit: low-level epifaunalp
Diet: suspension feederp
Vision: blindc
Created: 2009-06-02 13:44:48
Modified: 2009-06-06 14:31:13
Source: g = genus, c = class, p = phylum
References: Aberhan et al. 2004, Hendy 2009

Age range: base of the Rhuddanian to the top of the Aeronian or 443.40000 to 438.50000 Ma

Collections (2 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Rhuddanian - Aeronian443.4 - 438.5Russian Federation Coolinia gracilis (185955 185956)