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Coscinocyathus fritzi

Archaeocyatha - Capsulocyathida - Coscinocyathidae

Coscinocyathus fritzi was named by Handfield (1971) [Lower Cambrian; British Columbia and Northwest Territories]. Its type specimen is GSC #25357.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1971Coscinocyathus fritzi Handfield pp. 57-58 figs. 9: 2a, b. 3-5

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phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classArchaeocyatha(Vologdin 1937)
orderCapsulocyathidaZhuravleva 1964
suborderCoscinocyathinaZhuravleva 1955
superfamilyCoscinocyathoideaTaylor 1910
familyCoscinocyathidaeTaylor 1910
genusCoscinocyathusBornemann 1884

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.

Coscinocyathus fritzi Handfield 1971
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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: Kiessling 2004, Bambach et al. 2007

Age range: Atdabanian or 521.00000 to 516.00000 Ma

Collections (3 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Atdabanian521.0 - 516.0Canada (Northwest Territories) Coscinocyathus fritzi (49019 49020)
Atdabanian521.0 - 516.0Canada (British Columbia) Coscinocyathus fritzi (49011)