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Rhabdomesidae

Stenolaemata - Rhabdomesida - Rhabdomesidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1883Rhabdomesidae Vine
1964Rhabdomesonidae Shishova p. 52
1996Rhabdomesidae Ariunchimeg p. 193

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Polyzoa
RankNameAuthor
phylumBryozoaEhrenberg 1831
classStenolaemataBorg 1926
orderRhabdomesidaVine 1883
familyRhabdomesidaeVine 1883
familyRhabdomesidaeVine 1883

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: low Mg calcitec
Locomotion: stationaryc
Attached: yesc
Life habit: epifaunalp
Diet: suspension feederc
Vision: blindc
Created: 2007-09-18 02:11:14
Modified: 2010-02-15 07:19:29
Source: c = class, p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Smith et al. 2006

Age range: base of the Porkuni to the top of the Changhsingian or 445.60000 to 252.17000 Ma

Collections (269 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Ashgillian449.5 - 443.7USA (Nevada) Vidronovella fastigiata (145741)
Porkuni445.6 - 443.7Sweden (Dalarna) Orthopora raettvikensis (2756)
Homerian430.5 - 427.4United Kingdom (England) Rhabdomesidae indet. (23288)
Pridoli423.0 - 419.2Belarus Orthopora tonolowayensis (23655 23672)
Pridoli423.0 - 419.2USA (Maryland) Orthopora sp. (490)
Lochkovian419.2 - 410.8Belarus Orthopora limata (23671)
Lochkovian419.2 - 410.8Spain Fehlerpora insoluta (144912)
Pragian410.8 - 407.6Czech Republic Orthopora tenuis (144101)
Pragian410.8 - 407.6France (Bretagne) Orthopora sp. (81603)
Pragian410.8 - 407.6Spain Orthopora spinosa (144948 144949) Orthopora spinosa, Vidronovella elegantula (144945 144946 144947)

Youngest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state PBDB collection number
Wordian268.8 - 265.1Thailand Rhabdomeson consimile (117110)
Capitanian265.1 - 259.9Japan Rhabdomeson sp. (77383)
Capitanian265.1 - 259.9Thailand Rhabdomeson consimile (117109)
Capitanian265.1 - 259.9Iran Ascopora gracilis (58096)
Capitanian265.1 - 259.9Russian Federation Rhabdomeson arsenjevi (110456) Rhabdomeson consimiliforme (86042 113583) Rhabdomeson crockfordae (86015 110503) Rhabdomeson eximium (110501 110508 111590)
Capitanian265.1 - 259.9Tunisia (Madanin) Rhabdomeson noinskyi (42097)
Wuchiapingian259.9 - 254.17Pakistan (Punjab) Rhabdomeson sp. (63902)
Wuchiapingian259.9 - 254.17China (Guizhou) Rhabdomeson mammillata (112007)
Wuchiapingian259.9 - 254.17China (Chongqing) Nicklesopora cylindrica (121025 121026) Rhabdomeson mammillatus (98050 121031)
Changhsingian254.17 - 252.17Russian Federation Rhabdomeson consimile (111578 111592 111596 111597)