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Chancelloria Walcott 1920

Coeloscleritophora - Chancelloriida - Chancelloriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 7321

Synonyms: Actinoites Duan 1984 (no. 141267), Fangxianites Duan 1984 (no. 141278), Monospinites Vassiljeva and Sayutina 1988 (no. 7306), Stellaria Vassiljeva 1985 (no. 181015), Stellispinella Vassiljeva and Sayutina 1993 (no. 7327)

Parent taxon: Chancelloriidae according to A. Kouchinsky et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Allonia, Allonnia, Archiasterella, Chancelloriella, Diffusasterella, Eremactis

Subtaxa: Actinoites diclinatus, Actinoites simplex, Actinoites tetractina, Actinoites universalis, Chancelloria arida, Chancelloria coronacea, Chancelloria eros, Chancelloria iranica, Chancelloria obliqua, Chancelloria odontodes, Chancelloria pentacta, Chancelloria primaria, Chancelloria racemifundis, Chancelloria sardinica, Chancelloria simmetrica, Chancelloria spinulosa, Chancelloria symmetrica, Fangxianites petalinus, Fangxianites schizolomus

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder