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Dagyssia multicostata

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferinida - Mentzeliidae

Mentzelia multicostata was named by Yang and Xu (1966). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is FM-7, Machangping, Fuquan County, which is in a Pelsonian/Illyrian carbonate limestone in the Qingyan Formation of China.

It was recombined as Hirsutella multicostata by Xu and Liu (1983); it was recombined as Dagyssia multicostata by Guo et al. (2019).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Mentzelia multicostata Yang and Xu p. 54 figs. Pl 8, figs 3-6, 8-11; text-figs 50-53
1978Mentzelia multicostata Feng and Jiang p. 300 figs. Pl 106, fig 4
1983Hirsutella multicostata Xu and Liu p. 120 figs. Pl 9, figs 28a-29; pl 10, figs 1a-e
2019Dagyssia multicostata Guo et al.

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EubilateriaAx 1987
PanbrachiopodaCarlson and Cohen 2020
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferinidaIvanova 1972
suborderSpiriferinidinaIvanova 1972
superfamilySpiriferinoidea(Davidson 1884)
familyMentzeliidaeDagys 1974
subfamilyMentzeliinaeDagys 1974
genusDagyssiaGaetani and Mantovani 2015

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.

Dagyssia multicostata Yang and Xu 1966
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No diagnoses are available
shell height117.856.009.408.000.832

Composition: low Mg calcitep
Environment: marineuc
Locomotion: stationaryo
Attached: yesp
Life habit: low-level epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindc
Created: 2018-11-10 18:08:52
Modified: 2018-11-10 18:08:52
Source: o = order, c = class, p = phylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Nesnidal et al. 2013, Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range: base of the Anisian to the top of the Pelsonian or 247.20000 to 242.00000 Ma

Collections (19 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Anisian247.2 - 242.0China (Guizhou) Mentzelia multicostata (201820)
Pelsonian247.2 - 242.0China (Guizhou) Hirsutella multicostata (31610)
Pelsonian - Illyrian247.2 - 242.0China (Yunnan) Dagyssia multicostata (206770)
Pelsonian - Illyrian247.2 - 242.0China (Guizhou) Hirsutella multicostata (31611 31612 31613 31614 31615 31617 31618 31620 31621 31622 31623 31624 31625 31626 31627) Mentzelia multicostata (type locality: 152031)