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Myllokunmingia fengjiaoa

Agnatha -

Myllokunmingia fengjiaoa was named by Wagner (2017) [Shu, Zhang & Han in Shu et al.]. Its type specimen is ELI-0000201 and is a compression preserving soft parts. Its type locality is Haikou [Yuanshan Fm (formerly Qiongzhusi)], which is in an Atdabanian marine mudstone in the Yuanshan Formation of China. It is the type species of Myllokunmingia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1999Myllokunmingia fengjiaoa Shu et al. p. 43
2017Myllokunmingia fengjiaoa Wagner p. 43 figs. 2-3

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phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
classAgnathaCope 1889
genusMyllokunmingiaShu et al. 1999

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: phosphaticsubp
Environment: marinesubp
Locomotion: actively mobilep
Created: 2009-12-09 04:57:12
Modified: 2009-12-13 03:08:06
Source: c = class, subp = subphylum, p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Whittington et al. 1997, Carroll 1988

Age range: Atdabanian or 520.00000 to 516.00000 Ma

Collections: one only

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Atdabanian520.0 - 516.0China (Yunnan) Myllokunmingia fengjiaoa (type locality: 68083)