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Eohydnophora

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

Taxonomy
Eohydnophora was named by Yabe and Eguchi (1936) [Sepkoski's age data: K Barr-l K Albi-l]. It is not extant. Its type is Eohydnophora tosaensis.

It was assigned to Stylinidae by Baron-Szabo (1997); to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Faviidae by Morycowa and Decrouez (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1936Eohydnophora Yabe and Eguchi
1997Eohydnophora Baron-Szabo p. 37
2002Eohydnophora Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Eohydnophora Morycowa and Decrouez

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
RankNameAuthor
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyFaviidaeGregory 1900
genusEohydnophoraYabe and Eguchi 1936

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
Composition: aragonitef
Grouping: colonialsubo
Clonal: yessubo
Environment: marineo
Locomotion: stationaryf
Attached: yessubo
Life habit: low-level epifaunalf
Diet: photosymbioticf
Diet 2: microcarnivoref
Vision: blindc
Reproduction: alternatingo
Asexual: yeso
Dispersal: watero
Dispersal 2: planktonico
Created: 2009-10-10 08:25:59
Modified: 2009-12-16 11:54:53
Source: f = family, subo = suborder, o = order, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Kiessling 2008, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Hauterivian to the top of the Albian or 132.90000 to 100.50000 Ma

Collections (39 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Berriasian - Barremian145.0 - 125.0China (Xizang) E. sp. (74282)
Late/Upper Hauterivian136.4 - 130.0Japan (Miyagi) E. picteti (91349)
Hauterivian132.9 - 129.4Serbia and Montenegro E. picteti (79217)
Early/Lower Barremian130.0 - 125.45France E. picteti (64067)
Late/Upper Barremian130.0 - 125.45France (Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur) E. crassa, E. picteti (64072)
Late/Upper Barremian130.0 - 125.45France E. alloiteaui, E. tenuis (75576) E. incerta (65199)
Barremian129.4 - 125.0Poland E. picteti (64118)
Barremian129.4 - 125.0Japan E. sanchuensis (55537 55538)
Barremian129.4 - 125.0Japan (Kochi) E. tosaensis (91350)
Barremian129.4 - 125.0France E. picteti (69013)
Barremian - Early/Lower Aptian129.4 - 122.46Serbia and Montenegro E. picteti (74795 74800)
Barremian - Aptian129.4 - 113.0Slovenia E. picteti (68728)
Early/Lower Aptian125.45 - 122.46Romania E. picteti (69207) Hydnophora incerta (69201)
Early/Lower Aptian125.45 - 122.46Spain E. picteti (132376) E. tenuis, E. tosaensis (132378) E. tosaensis (132375)
Early/Lower Aptian125.45 - 122.46Germany E. ovalis (25535)
Early/Lower Aptian125.45 - 122.46France (Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur) E. crassa (64075)
Early/Lower Aptian125.45 - 122.46Mexico (Michoacan) E. ovalis (89846)
Early/Lower Aptian125.45 - 122.46Switzerland E. crassa, E. picteti (72040)
Early/Lower Aptian125.45 - 122.46France E. ovalis (64069) E. picteti (64081) E. picteti, E. ovalis (64076)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0China (Xizang) E. bangonghuensis (74263)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0Switzerland Hydnophora crassa, Hydnophora picteti (76998)
Aptian - Early/Lower Albian125.0 - 109.0Spain E. sp. (74894)
Late/Upper Aptian122.46 - 112.03Spain E. tenuis (132377 132379)
Late/Upper Aptian122.46 - 112.03Japan E. picteti (26197)
Late/Upper Aptian - Early/Lower Albian122.46 - 109.0Japan (Iwate) E. picteti (91330)
Late/Upper Aptian - Albian122.46 - 100.5China (Xizang) E. tosaensis (126877)
Albian113.0 - 100.5Greece E. crassa (74811)
Albian113.0 - 100.5China (Xizang) E. tosaensis (74276) Eugyra tibetana (74277)
Late/Upper Albian - Early/Lower Cenomanian105.3 - 93.5Mexico (Guerrero) E. picteti (89857)