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†family Carinolithidae Valent et al. 2011

Hyolitha - Hyolithida

PaleoDB taxon number: 287310

Marke in Valent et al. 2011.

Full reference: M. Valent, O. Fatka, M. Szabad and V. Vokáč. 2011. Carinolithidae fam. nov., Carinolithes bohemicus sp. nov. and Slehoferites slehoferi gen. et sp. nov. – new hyolithid taxa from the Bohemian middle Cambrian (Skryje-Týřovice Basin, Czech Republic). Palaeobiodiversity and Palaeoenvironments 91(2):101-109

Parent taxon: Hyolithida according to M. Valent et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Aimitus, Altaicornus, Amydaicornus, Anabaricornus, Angusticornidae, Angusticornus, Atdabanithes, Australothecidae, Borealicornus, Brevilabiatus, Cavernolites, Crestjahitidae, Decipilites, Doescherina, Elegantilites, Emarites, Erraticornus, Firmicornus, Galicornus, Gompholites, Goniocornus, Grantitheca, Hyolithes, Hyolithidae, Hyolithina, Hyptiotheca, Ingolitotheca, Insignicornus, Insolitotheca, Jacuticornus, Jacutolitus, Jincelites, Joachimilites, Ketemecornus, Kuonamkicornus, Laticornus, Lenalitus, Lirotheca, Matthevina, Maxilites, Meitanovitus, Nelegerocornidae, Neopauxillites, Nitoricornus, Notabilitus, Oblisicornus, Oboedalites, Oxytus, Paracornus, Parakolithes, Parakorilithes, Parkula, Patholites, Pauxillites, Pauxillitidae, Planotheca, Rarissimetus, Rodentilites, Similothecidae, Slapylites, Tajinella, Tizilites, Tulenicornus, Virgatotheca, Virgulaxonaria, Yacutolithuus, Yankongovitus

Subtaxa: Carinolithes, Slehoferites

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Type: Carinolithes

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder