Class Hyolitha Marek, 1963

et: hüoliidid;

Taxon ID: 267 / 2013-04-16
Belongs to: Mollusca
Sister taxa: Bivalvia | Diplacophora | Gastropoda | Helcionelloida | Paragastropoda | Rostroconchia | Tergomya | Cephalopoda
Contains: Circothecidae | Hyolithida | Novitatidae | Orthothecida
Stratigraphic range: Cambrian
Baltoscandian species (in database): 31

Taxon overview

The orthothecid shell has an internal layer with a microstructure of transverse bundles, and an external layer comprising longitudinal bundles

Selection of related publications

  • Dies Álvarez et al., 2008. Bradoriid arthropods from the lower-middle Cambrian of Scania, Sweden
  • Malinky, 2006. Revision of Hyolitha from the Ordovician of Estonia
  • Malinky, 2003. New Middle and Late Ordovician hyoliths from Estonia
  • Malinky, 2002. A revision of Early to Mid Ordovician Hyoliths from Sweden [DOI]
  • Dzik, 1980. Ontogeny of Bactrotheca and related hyoliths
  • Jankauskas & Posti, 1973. Micropaleontological characteristic of the stratotype sections of the Estonian Lower Cambrian
  • Öpik, 1926. Über den estländischen Blauen Ton
  • Koken, 1889. Ueber die Entwicklung der Gastropoden vom Cambrium bis zur Trias
  • Eichwald, 1856. Beitrag zur geographischen Verbreitung der fossilen Thiere Russlands. Alte Periode