Species

Catenipora distans Eichwald, 1829

Taxon description

Klaamann, 1966b

Corallum flat, large corallites form curved rows joined into big irregular meshes. Number of corallites in meshes about 20. Length of lacunae 10—30 mm, width- 3—15 mm. Corallites regularly elliptic, of 2.2—2.4 X 3.0—3.4 mm. Thickness of walls varied. Tabulae dense, short septal spinules extremely rarely observed.

Synonymy list
1829     Catenipora distans n. — Eichwald , pp. 192, fig. 2:10
1856     Halysites distans — Eichwald , pp. 98
1857     Halysites distans — Eichwald , pp. 44
1858     Catenipora distans (Eichwald, 1829) — Schmidt , pp. 229
1860     Halysites catenularia L. — Eichwald , pp. 505-506
1955     Halysites distans (Eichwald, 1829) — Buehler , pp. 33
1966     Catenipora distans Eichwald, 1829 — Klaamann , pp. 29,57, fig. 17:1-3
1967     Catenipora ringerikensis — Stasinska , pp. 54-55, fig. 4:4a-b
1978     Catenipora distans (Eichwald, 1829) — Aarhus , pp. 105-106, fig. 58
1999     Catenipora distans (Eichwald, 1829) — Dahlqvist , pp. 9, fig. 9
Selection of related publications
Mõtus, M.-A. 2004. Tabulate corals from the Lower Silurian of Jämtland (Sweden). GFF 126, 4, 339-352. DOI:10.1080/11035890401264339
Klaamann, E. R. 1966. The incommunicate tabulata of Estonia. ENSV TA Geoloogia Instituudi uurimused 1-97. Eesti NSV TA Geoloogia Instituut.
Eichwald, E. 1856. Beitrag zur geographischen Verbreitung der fossilen Thiere Russlands. Alte Periode. (Fortsetzung). Bulletin of the Moscow Society of Naturalists. Geological series 29, 1, 88-127.
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