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Paraconularia margaritae Babcock 1988 (jellyfish)

Scyphozoa - Conulariida - Conulariidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 145931

Full reference: L. E. Babcock. 1988. New Permian conulariids from Devon Island, Canada. Journal of Paleontology 62(4):615-617

Belongs to Paraconularia according to L. E. Babcock 1988

Sister taxa: Paraconularia acuminata, Paraconularia arctica, Paraconularia caledonica, Paraconularia derwentensis, Paraconularia kazanensis, Paraconularia laskeri, Paraconularia leonardensis, Paraconularia matauraensis, Paraconularia nefarius, Paraconularia ornata, Paraconularia pulcheria, Paraconularia punjabica, Paraconularia qinglongensis, Paraconularia salaria, Paraconularia spatia, Paraconularia sueroi, Paraconularia tepuelensis, Paraconularia warthi, Paraconularia yichunensis, Paraconularia zhongyingensis

Type specimen: GSC 90694. Its type locality is GSC 26406, Lyall River, Grinnell Peninsula, Devon Island, which is in a Roadian offshore shelf sandstone/limestone in the Assistance Formation of Canada.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder