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Tachylasma yiduense Xu 1977 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Pentaphyllidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 186223

Full reference: S. Y. Xu. 1977. Taxonomic names in Anthozoa section. Palaeontological Atlas of South-Central China 2:109-270

Belongs to Tachylasma according to S. Y. Xu 1977

Sister taxa: Tachylasma beyrichi, Tachylasma breviseptatum, Tachylasma gracile, Tachylasma irregulare, Tachylasma irregulare, Tachylasma jiangsuense, Tachylasma laibinensis, Tachylasma lhazeensis, Tachylasma magnum, Tachylasma paradoxicum, Tachylasma pseudocha, Tachylasma qianggongense, Tachylasma rariseptatum, Tachylasma regulare, Tachylasma stereoseptatum, Tachylasma tenuiseptatus, Tachylasma timorense, Tachylasma variabilis, Tachylasma xiukangensis

Type specimen: IV38507. Its type locality is Songmuping, Yidu County, which is in a Roadian/Capitanian carbonate limestone in the Maokou Formation of China.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder