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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

Ksiazkiewiczia was named by Morycowa (1976) [Sepkoski's age data: K Sepkoski's reference number: 658]. It is not extant. Its type is Ksiazkiewiczia lanckoronensis.

It was assigned to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Faviidae by Baron-Szabo (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1976Ksiazkiewiczia Morycowa
2002Ksiazkiewiczia Baron-Szabo
2002Ksiazkiewiczia Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyFaviidaeGregory 1900

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.

No diagnoses are available
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, Hendy et al. 2009, Kiessling 2008

Age range: base of the Barremian to the top of the Aptian or 129.40000 to 113.00000 Ma

Collections (3 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Barremian129.4 - 125.0Poland K. sp., K. lanckoronensis (67122)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0Mexico Procyathophora poblana (69900)
Late/Upper Aptian122.46 - 112.03Spain K. sp. (82689)