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Scyphozoa (jellyfish)

Scyphozoa -

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1887Scyphozoa Goette
1998Scyphozoa Barnes p. 185
2002Scyphozoa Sepkoski, Jr.
2013Scyphozoa Kayal et al.
2015Scyphozoa Pacheco et al. p. 14

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
RankNameAuthor
classScyphozoaGoette 1887
classScyphozoaGoette 1887

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.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Vision: blindc
Created: 2010-02-15 05:15:41
Modified: 2010-02-15 07:15:41
Source: c = class
Reference: Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Wonokan to the top of the Otapirian or 580.00000 to 201.60000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 541.0 Ma

Collections (420 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Ediacaran635.0 - 541.0Norway (Finnmark Fylke) Ediacaria sp. (10248)
Ediacaran635.0 - 541.0USA (Nevada) Corumbella sp. (7180)
Ediacaran635.0 - 541.0Russian Federation (Arkhangelsk) Ediacaria sp. (91641 91642 91643 91644)
Ediacaran635.0 - 541.0Brazil Corumbella werneri (51753)
Ediacaran635.0 - 541.0Australia (South Australia) Conomedusites sp. (89838)
Ediacaran635.0 - 541.0Russian Federation Ediacaria sp. (51904 51906)
Ediacaran635.0 - 541.0India Conomedusites sp., Tirasiana sp. (99446 99448)
Ediacaran635.0 - 541.0Iran Corumbella sp. (195101 195106 195107)
Ediacaran635.0 - 541.0Norway Ediacaria sp. (51870)
Ediacaran635.0 - 541.0Paraguay Corumbella werneri (131398)
Vendian635.0 - 541.0Brazil Corumbella werneri (97562)
Wonokan - Poundian580.0 - 541.0Canada (Yukon) Tirasiana sp. (10356 10358)
Manykaian541.0 - 530.0Norway Tirasiana sp. (51872)
Nemakit-Daldynian541.0 - 530.0India Hexangulaconularia formosa (99560)
Meishucunian541.0 - 516.0China (Sichuan) Conulariella sp. (107389) Hexangulaconularia formosa (108312) Hexangulaconularia irregularis (107390)
Atdabanian520.0 - 516.0China (Shaanxi) Sphenothallus sp. (57696)
Botomian516.0 - 513.0China (Yunnan) Sphenothallus sp. (90370 90371)
Dyeran516.0 - 513.0USA (Nevada) Sphenothallus sp. (96417)
Nangaoian516.0 - 513.0China (Guizhou) Sphenothallus sp. (128419 128421)
Amgan513.0 - 505.0Czech Republic (Bohemia) Sphenothallus kozaki (67708)