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Archaeocyatha - Ajacicyathida - Densocyathidae

Tennericyathus is a genus. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Rarocyathus Osadchaya et al. p. 155
1983Raropectinus Debrenne and Rozanov p. 735
2002Tennericyathus Sepkoski
2015Tennericyathus 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.

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Tennericyathus rarus Osadchaya et al. 1979
Tennericyathus veronicae Osadchaya et al. 1979
Invalid names: Raropectinus Debrenne and Rozanov 1983 [synonym]
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: base of the Tommotian to the top of the Botomian or 530.00000 to 513.00000 Ma

Collections (12 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Tommotian530.0 - 520.0Russian Federation (Yakutia) T. kotuyikensis (96393)
Atdabanian520.0 - 516.0Russian Federation (Khakasiya) Rarocyathus rarus (81311) T. latus, T. veronicae (81323) T. sp. (81312)
Atdabanian520.0 - 516.0Russian Federation (Tuva) T. rarus (51432)
Atdabanian520.0 - 516.0Russian Federation (Kemorovo) Rarocyathus rarus (56755) T. sp. (56748 56750 56756)
Atdabanian520.0 - 516.0Russian Federation (Krasnoyarskiy Kray) T. sp. (81430 81431)
Botomian516.0 - 513.0Russian Federation (Khakasiya) T. sp. (81324)