MolluscaBase taxon details

Corystos Vendrasco, Porter, Kouchinsky, Li & Fernandez, 2010 †

1420633  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1420633)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
fossil only
masculine
Vendrasco, M. J.; Porter, S. M.; Kouchinsky, A.; LI, G.; Fernandez, C. Z. (2010). New data on molluscs and their shell microstructures from the Middle Cambrian Gowers Formation, Australia. <em>Palaeontology.</em> 53(1): 97-135., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1475-4983.2009.00922.x
page(s): 110, 130 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Type locality contained in Australia  
type locality contained in Australia [details]
Etymology From the Greek korystos, meaning helmeted,referring to the cap-like shape of the shell whose primary functionwas presumably...  
Etymology From the Greek korystos, meaning helmeted,referring to the cap-like shape of the shell whose primary functionwas presumably to provide defensive armour for the animal. [details]

Fossil range Middle Cambrian  
Fossil range Middle Cambrian [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Corystos Vendrasco, Porter, Kouchinsky, Li & Fernandez, 2010 †. Accessed at: https://molluscabase.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1420633 on 2021-10-21
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original description Vendrasco, M. J.; Porter, S. M.; Kouchinsky, A.; LI, G.; Fernandez, C. Z. (2010). New data on molluscs and their shell microstructures from the Middle Cambrian Gowers Formation, Australia. <em>Palaeontology.</em> 53(1): 97-135., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1475-4983.2009.00922.x
page(s): 110, 130 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Parkhaev, P. Y. (2019). The Cambrian molluscs of Australia: overview of taxonomy, biostratigraphy and paleobiogeography [In Russian]. <em>Stratigrafiya. Geologicheskaya Korrelyatsiya.</em> 27(2): 52-79., available online at https://doi.org/10.31857/s0869-592x27252-79
page(s): 54 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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Etymology From the Greek korystos, meaning helmeted,referring to the cap-like shape of the shell whose primary functionwas presumably to provide defensive armour for the animal. [details]

Fossil range Middle Cambrian [details]

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