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Microsolenidae

Source Data
SourceIDLink
Global Biodiversity Information Facility ID (GBIF)3250194https://www.gbif.org/species/3250194
PaleoBioDB ID (PBDB)53608https://paleobiodb.org/classic/checkTaxonInfo?taxon_no=53608
Rankfamily
Taxonomy (GBIF,PBDB)Life : Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Microsolenidae
Taxonomic Status (GBIF)accepted
Classification
(PBDB,GBIF)
RankNameAuthor
-Eukaryota
-OpisthokontaCavalier-Smith 1987
kingdomAnimalia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderMicrosoleninaMorycowa and Roniewicz 1995
familyMicrosolenidaeKoby 1890
Scientific NameMicrosolenidae
Opinions (PBDB)
NameRankOpinionEvidenceAuthor
Microsolenidaefamilybelongs to Poriticaestated with evidenceWells, 1956
Microsolenidaefamilybelongs to Microsoleninastated without evidenceBaron-Szabo, 1997
Microsolenidaefamilybelongs to Microsoleninastated with evidencePandey et al., 2000
Taxon Size (PBDB)158
First Recorded Appearance242 - 232 Ma
Triassic
Environmentmarine (based on Scleractinia)
Motilitystationary, attached
Visionblind (based on Anthozoa)
Dietphotosymbiotic, suspension feeder
Reproductionalternating, asexual, dispersal=water,planktonic (based on Scleractinia)
Taphonomyaragonite (based on Scleractinia)
Primary Reference (PBDB)R. C. Baron-Szabo, A. Hamedani, and B. Senowbari-Daryan. 2003. Scleractinian corals from Lower Cretaceous deposits north of Esfahan (central Iran). Facies 48:199-216

Fossil Distribution

Subtaxa

NameStatusCommon Name(s)Fossil OccurrencesOldestYoungest
Anabacia
genus
accepted (GBIF)No associated record in PBDB
Araiophyllum
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
3237 Ma
Middle Triassic
176 Ma
Early Jurassic
Chomatoseris
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
65201 Ma
Early Jurassic
161 Ma
Jurassic
Comoseris
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
152191 Ma
Early Jurassic
113 Ma
Early Cretaceous
Dactylaraea
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
1161 Ma
Jurassic
161 Ma
Jurassic
Dendraraea
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
54174 Ma
Middle Jurassic
99.6 Ma
Late Cretaceous
Dermoseris
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
50164 Ma
Middle Jurassic
125 Ma
Early Cretaceous
Diechoraea
genus
accepted (GBIF)No associated record in PBDB
Dimorpharaea
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
129174 Ma
Middle Jurassic
93.9 Ma
Late Cretaceous
Disaraea
genus
doubtful (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
Eocomoseris
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
46242 Ma
Middle Triassic
99.6 Ma
Late Cretaceous
Genabacia
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
4168 Ma
Middle Jurassic
168 Ma
Middle Jurassic
Hydnophoromeandraraea
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
26130 Ma
Early Cretaceous
113 Ma
Early Cretaceous
Kobya
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
22172 Ma
Middle Jurassic
56.0 Ma
Paleocene
Larisolena
genus
accepted (GBIF)No associated record in PBDB
Litharaeopsis
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
5176 Ma
Early Jurassic
99.6 Ma
Late Cretaceous
Lophomeandra
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
6125 Ma
Early Cretaceous
86.3 Ma
Late Cretaceous
Microsolena
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
456235 Ma
Late Triassic
72.1 Ma
Late Cretaceous
Microsolenastraea
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
2140 Ma
Early Cretaceous
129 Ma
Early Cretaceous
Mycetaraea
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
5156 Ma
Jurassic
129 Ma
Early Cretaceous
Polyphyllastrea
genus
accepted (GBIF)No associated record in PBDB
Polyphylloseris
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
47161 Ma
Jurassic
72.1 Ma
Late Cretaceous
Semeloseris
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
3168 Ma
Middle Jurassic
157 Ma
Jurassic
Tricycloseris
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
8191 Ma
Early Jurassic
151 Ma
Late Jurassic
Trocharea
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
14201 Ma
Early Jurassic
83.6 Ma
Late Cretaceous
Trochoplegma
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
12174 Ma
Middle Jurassic
161 Ma
Jurassic
Dimorpharea lentiformis
species
accepted (GBIF)No associated record in PBDB
Latimaeandrarea cylindrica
species
accepted (GBIF)No associated record in PBDB
Latimaeandrarea frondescens
species
accepted (GBIF)No associated record in PBDB
Latimaeandrarea helvelloides
species
accepted (GBIF)No associated record in PBDB

Synonymy List

YearName and Author
1890Microsolenidae Koby
1956Microsolenidae Wells
1997Microsolenidae Baron-Szabo p. 82
1997Microsolenidae Turnsek
2000Microsolenidae Pandey et al.

References

Baron-Szabo R. C., Hamedani A., et al (2003) Scleractinian corals from Lower Cretaceous deposits north of Esfahan (central Iran), Facies 48, 199-216
Wells J. W. (1956) Scleractinia, Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology F, 328-444
Baron-Szabo R. C. (1997) Die Korallenfazies der ostalpinen Kreide (Helvetikum: Allgäuer Schrattenkalk; Nördliche Kalkalpen: Brandenberger Gosau) - Taxonomie, Palökologie, Zitteliana 21, 3-97
Turnsek D. (1997) Mesozoic corals of Slovenia, ZRC SAZU, Ljubljana, 1-512
Pandey D. K., Ahmad F., et al (2000) Middle Jurassic scleractinian corals from northwestern Jordan, Beringeria 27, 3-29
Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp. - via The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera
Data courtesy of: PBDB: The Paleobiology Database, Creative Commons CC-BY licenced. , GBIF: the Global Biodiversity Information Facility, various licences, iDigBio, various licences, and EOL: The Encyclopedia of Life (Open Data Public Domain). Because fossils are made of minerals too!
Data courtesy of: PBDB: The Paleobiology Database, Creative Commons CC-BY licenced. , GBIF: the Global Biodiversity Information Facility, various licences, iDigBio, various licences, and EOL: The Encyclopedia of Life (Open Data Public Domain). Because fossils are made of minerals too!
 
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