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Archaeocyatha - Archaeocyathida - Loculicyathidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1950Ardrossacyathus Okulitch p. 394
1983Egiinocyathus Fonin
1994Ardrossacyathus Zhuravlev and Gravestock pp. 31 - 32
2002Ardrossacyathus Sepkoski
2015Ardrossacyathus Debrenne et al. p. 1037

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classArchaeocyatha(Vologdin 1937)
orderArchaeocyathidaOkulitch 1935
suborderLoculicyathinaZhuravleva 1954
superfamilyLoculicyathoideaZhuravleva 1954
familyLoculicyathidaeZhuravleva 1954

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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Invalid names: Egiinocyathus Fonin 1983 [synonym]
A. Y. Zhuravlev and D. I. Gravestock 1994Outer wall simple with rarely subdivided pores, arranged in several rows per intersept. Inner wall simple with several pore rows per intersept. Intervallum with straight pseudosepta, sparsely porous to porous.
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: Bambach et al. 2007, Kiessling 2004

Age range: base of the Atdabanian to the top of the Botomian or 521.00000 to 512.90000 Ma

Collections (3 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Atdabanian521.0 - 516.0Mongolia A. ornatus (233040)
Botomian516.0 - 512.9Australia (South Australia) A. endotheca (81016)
Lenian516.0 - 510.2Mongolia Egiinocyathus ornatus (45976)