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Pretiosocyathus toltschiensis

Archaeocyatha - Ajacicyathida - Pretiosocyathidae

Pretiosocyathellus toltschiensis was named by Osadchaya et al. (1979). It is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Krutoy Log, Sukhie Solontsy bioherm, Batenevskiy Ridge, unit 2, which is in an Atdabanian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Usa Formation of the Russian Federation.

It was recombined as Pretiosocyathus toltschiensis by Debrenne et al. (2015).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Pretiosocyathellus toltschiensis Osadchaya et al.
2015Pretiosocyathus toltschiensis Debrenne et al. p. 962

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classArchaeocyatha(Vologdin 1937)
superfamilyPretiosocyathoideaRozanov 1969
familyPretiosocyathidaeRozanov 1969
genusPretiosocyathusRozanov 1966

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.

Pretiosocyathus toltschiensis Osadchaya et al. 1979
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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: Bambach et al. 2007, Kiessling 2004

Age range: Atdabanian or 521.00000 to 516.00000 Ma

Collections (4 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Atdabanian521.0 - 516.0Russian Federation (Khakasiya) Pretiosocyathellus toltschiensis (81309 type locality: 81310 81311)
Atdabanian521.0 - 516.0Russian Federation (Tuva) Pretiosocyathus toltschiensis (51431)