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Myriophyllia

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Faviidae

Taxonomy
Myriophyllia was named by d'Orbigny (1849) [Sepkoski's age data: J Oxfo-l K Albi Sepkoski's reference number: 806]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Faviidae by Roniewicz (1976); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Myriophyllia d'Orbigny
1976Myriophyllia Roniewicz
2002Myriophyllia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
RankNameAuthor
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
superfamilyFaviicaeGregory 1900
familyFaviidaeGregory 1900
genusMyriophylliad'Orbigny 1849

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 Julian to the top of the Middle Albian or 235.00000 to 105.30000 Ma

Collections (51 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Julian235.0 - 232.0Italy M. gracilis, M. mojsvari (38164) M. sp. (69663)
Norian228.0 - 208.5East Timor M. timorica (21166)
Lacian221.5 - 215.56Turkey (Anatolia) M. sp. (38047)
Oxfordian163.5 - 157.3France (Franche-Comte) M. rastellina (87801)
Oxfordian163.5 - 157.3Switzerland M. angustata (85959) M. rastellina, M. angustata (93151 93152)
Oxfordian - Kimmeridgian163.5 - 152.1Japan (Fukushima) M. sp. (85574)
Late/Upper Jurassic163.5 - 145.0Indonesia M. rastellina (68481) M. sp., M. rastellina (68202)
Late/Upper Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7Poland M. rastellina (68376)
Late/Upper Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7Greece M. angustata (86170)
Late/Upper Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7Romania M. rastellina (35190)
Late/Upper Oxfordian - Kimmeridgian161.2 - 152.1Slovenia M. angustata (68690 68703)
Late/Upper Oxfordian - Kimmeridgian161.2 - 152.1Russian Federation M. thurmanni, M. angustata (90020)
Late/Upper Oxfordian - Early/Lower Kimmeridgian161.2 - 150.8Morocco (Souss-Massa-Draa) M. sp. (85540 85541)
Late/Upper Oxfordian - Early/Lower Kimmeridgian161.2 - 150.8Portugal M. loulensis (68590) M. sp. (68620)
Late/Upper Oxfordian - Valanginian161.2 - 132.9China (Xizang) M. rastellina (61414)
Kimmeridgian157.3 - 152.1France (Rhone-Alpes) M. angustata (93270)
Early/Lower Kimmeridgian155.7 - 150.8Spain M. minima, M. angustata (34611)
Early/Lower Kimmeridgian155.7 - 150.8Romania M. rastellina (35201)
Early/Lower Kimmeridgian155.7 - 150.8Poland M. rastellina (68369 68382)
Late/Upper Kimmeridgian155.7 - 150.8Algeria M. rastellina (85907)
Late/Upper Kimmeridgian155.7 - 150.8France M. rastellina, M. angustata, M. petitclerci (68510)
Tithonian152.1 - 145.0Poland M. rastellina (133384)
Early/Lower Tithonian150.8 - 145.0Germany M. sp. (34608)
Late/Upper Tithonian150.8 - 145.0Czech Republic M. rastellina (36533)
Late/Upper Berriasian145.0 - 140.2Austria M. propria (192213)
Valanginian139.8 - 132.9Hungary M. propria (25151)
Early/Lower Barremian130.0 - 125.45Georgia M. alternans (67512)
Barremian129.4 - 125.0Ukraine M. sp. (67457)
Barremian129.4 - 125.0Venezuela M. cuyleri (90541)
Barremian - Early/Lower Aptian129.4 - 122.46Mexico M. propria (21253)
Early/Lower Aptian125.45 - 122.46Romania M. sp. (69201)
Early/Lower Aptian125.45 - 122.46Germany M. propria (25535)
Early/Lower Aptian125.45 - 122.46Greece M. alternans, M. propria (60375) M. propria (60374)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0Trinidad and Tobago M. cuyleri, M. trinitatis (25539) M. trinitatis (25537)
Late/Upper Aptian122.46 - 112.03Mexico (Baja California) M. cuyleri (1878)
Late/Upper Aptian - Early/Lower Albian122.46 - 109.0Mexico (Sonora) M. propria (35101)
Late/Upper Aptian - Early/Lower Albian122.46 - 109.0Iran (Razavi-Chorasan) M. propria (83393)
Albian113.0 - 100.5Greece M. propria (74811)
Albian113.0 - 100.5Georgia M. propria, M. tenuimaeandra (85430)
Middle Albian109.0 - 105.3Mexico M. propria (21255)
Middle Albian109.0 - 105.3USA (Texas) Dendrogyra dumblei (123320)