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Paupospira moorei

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Lophospiridae

Taxonomy
Schizolopha moorei was named by Ulrich and Scofield (1897) [Ulrich in Ulrich & Scofield 1897]. It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Richmond, Whitewater Fm., which is in a Richmondian marine reef rocks in the Whitewater Formation of Indiana.

It was recombined as Paupospira moorei by Wagner (1999) and Wagner (2023).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1897Schizolopha moorei Ulrich and Scofield p. 992 figs. pl. 65 f. 31-37
1928Schizolopha gigantea Twenhofel
1999Paupospira moorei Wagner p. 31 figs. f. 14
2023Paupospira moorei Wagner p. 1949

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropoda
subclassOrthogastropoda
orderMurchisoniina
superfamilyTrochonematoidea()
familyLophospiridae
genusPaupospira
speciesmoorei()

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.

Paupospira moorei Ulrich and Scofield 1897
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Invalid names: Paupospira gigantea Twenhofel 1928 [synonym]
Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragoniteo
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: detritivoreo
Vision: limitedo
Created: 2009-09-21 10:40:01
Modified: 2024-02-04 19:53:32
Source: o = order
Reference: Bambach et al. 2007

Age range: Gamachian or 449.50000 to 443.70000 Ma

Collections (8 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Richmondian449.6 - 445.5Canada (Quebec) Paupospira gigantea (158502)
Richmondian449.6 - 445.5USA (Indiana) Schizolopha moorei (373 155711 194134)
Richmondian449.6 - 445.5Canada (Québec) Schizolopha gigantea (63728)
Gamachian449.5 - 443.7Canada (Québec) Schizolopha gigantea (63767 63773)
Hirnantian445.2 - 443.4Canada (Quebec) Paupospira gigantea (167583)