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Archaeocyatha - Ajacicyathida - Densocyathidae

Leptosocyathellus was named by Osadchaya et al. (1979) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Atda-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1243]. Its type is Leptosocyathellus mirandus.

It was assigned to Ajacicyathida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Densocyathidae by Debrenne et al. (2015).

L. mirandus (type species)

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Leptosocyathellus Osadchaya et al.
2002Leptosocyathellus Sepkoski
2015Leptosocyathellus Debrenne et al. p. 940

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classArchaeocyatha(Vologdin 1937)
superfamilyBronchocyathoideaBedford and Bedford 1936
familyDensocyathidaeVologdin 1937

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.

G. †Leptosocyathellus Osadchaya et al. 1979
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Leptosocyathellus mirandus Osadchaya et al. 1979
No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Locomotion: stationaryp
Attached: yesp
Life habit: intermediate-level epifaunalp
Diet: suspension feederp
Vision: blindp
Created: 2009-05-09 19:07:07
Modified: 2009-10-06 09:36:25
Source: p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Bambach et al. 2007

Age range: Atdabanian or 520.00000 to 516.00000 Ma

Collections (2 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Atdabanian520.0 - 516.0Spain (Cataluna) L. sp. (81294)
Atdabanian520.0 - 516.0Russian Federation (Khakasiya) L. mirandus (81328)