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Paraconularia matauraensis Waterhouse 1979 (jellyfish)

Scyphozoa - Conulariida - Conulariidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 205272

Full reference: J. B. Waterhouse. 1979. Permian and Triassic conulariid species from New Zealand. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 9(4):475-489

Belongs to Paraconularia according to J. B. Waterhouse 1979

Sister taxa: Paraconularia acuminata, Paraconularia arctica, Paraconularia caledonica, Paraconularia derwentensis, Paraconularia kazanensis, Paraconularia laskeri, Paraconularia leonardensis, Paraconularia margaritae, 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: NZGS CO 1419. Its type locality is GS4535, Mataura River (F45/f9548), which is in an Otapirian marine horizon in New Zealand.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder