Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Gordonicyathus levis Gravestock 1984 (sponge)

Regulares - Ajacicyathida

PaleoDB taxon number: 123783

Full reference: D. I. Gravestock. 1984. Archaeocyatha from lower parts of the Lower Cambrian carbonate sequence in South Australia. Memoir of the Association of Australasian Palaeontologists 2:1-139

Belongs to Gordonicyathus according to D. I. Gravestock 1984

Sister taxa: Gordonicyathus absolutus, Gordonicyathus dorfi, Gordonicyathus pledgei, Gordonicyathus systylus, Gordonicyathus walteri

Type specimen: Its type locality is Mount Scott Range, Tor Herm (section N), Epiphyton-archaeocyath bioherms, which is in an Atdabanian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Ajax Limestone Formation of Australia

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder