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Period: Early Devonian
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Period: 416 million to 398 million years ago.

Fishes (15)

Entire range:

Antineosteus (Genus) H. Lelièvre, 1984

Antineosteus lehmani H. Lelièvre, 1984

Atlantidosteus hollardi H. Lelièvre, 1984

Buchanosteus (Genus) Stensiö, 1945

Furcacauda (Genus) Wilson & Caldwell, 1998

Kenichthys (Genus) Chang & Zhu, 1993

Kenichthys campbelli

Lupopsyrus (Genus) Bernacsek & Dineley, 1977

Lupopsyrus pygmaeus Bernacsek & Dineley, 1977

Pedavis (Genus) Klapper & Philip, 1971

Porolepis (Genus) Woodward, 1891

Lower limit:

Atlantidosteus (Genus) H. Lelièvre, 1984

Within limits:

Chimaeridae (Family) Rafinesque, 1815 - shortnose chimaeras

Conodonta (Superclass) Eichenberg, 1930 - conodonts

Hibbardellina (Order)

Vertebrates (2)

Upper limit:

Thelodonti (Superclass) - thelodonts

Within limits:

Vertebrata (Subphylum) Cuvier, 1812 - vertebrates

Echinoderms (21)

Upper limit:

Diploporita (Class)

Homoiostelea (Class) Gill & Caster, 1960

Within limits:

Asteroidea (Class) - sea stars

Blastoidea (Class)

Camerates (Subclass)

Crinoidea (Class) - sea lilies and feather stars

Cyclocystoidea (Class)

Echinocystitoida (Order)

Echinodermata (Phylum) Bruguière, 1789 - echinoderms

Echinoidea (Class) - sea urchins and sand dollars

Edrioasteroidea (Class)

Flexibles (Subclass)

Holothuroidea (Class) - sea cucumbers

Homalozoa (Subphylum) Whitehouse, 1941

Inadunates (Subclass)

Ophiocistioidea (Class)

Ophiuroidea (Class) - brittle stars and basket stars

Palaechinoida (Order)

Platyasterida (Order)

Rhombifera (Class)

Stylophora (Class) Gill & Caster, 1960 - stylophorans

Insects (5)

Entire range:

Rhyniella (Genus) Hirst & Maulik, 1926

Rhyniognatha (Genus) Tillyard, 1928

Rhyniognatha hirsti R.J. Tillyard, 1926

Lower limit:

Insecta (Class) Linnaeus, 1758 - insects

Within limits:

Pterygota (Infraclass)

Crustaceans (12)

Entire range:

Beyrichia (Genus) McCoy, 1846

Within limits:

Bairdia (Genus) McCoy, 1844

Branchiopoda (Class) Latreille, 1817 - branchiopods

Cephalocarida (Class) H.L. Sanders, 1955 - cephalocarids

Lepadomorpha (Suborder) Pilsbry, 1916

Malacostraca (Class) Latreille, 1802

Myodocopida (Order) Sars, 1866

Ostracoda (Class) Latreille, 1802 - ostracods

Peracarida (Superorder) Calman, 1904

Phyllocarida (Subclass) Packard, 1879 - leptostracans

Platycopida (Order) Sars, 1866

Podocopida (Order) (Sars, 1866) G.W. Müller, 1894

Mites (1)

Within limits:

Eupodidae (Family) Koch, 1842

Arachnids (7)

Within limits:

Arachnida (Class) Cuvier, 1812

Opiliones (Order) Sundevall, 1833 - harvestmen

Phalangiotarbida (Order) Haase, 1890

Pseudoscorpiones (Order) De Geer, 1778

Scorpiones (Order) C.L. Koch, 1837 - scorpions

Trigonotarbida (Order) Petrunkevitch, 1949

Uraraneida (Order) Selden & Shear, 2008

Arthropods (20)

Entire range:

Alkenia (Genus) Stormer, 1970

Archidesmida (Order) H.M. Wilson & L.I. Anderson, 2004

Archidesmidae (Family) Scudder, 1885

Archidesmus (Genus) Peach, 1882

Archidesmus macnicoli Peach, 1882

Palaeodesmus (Genus) H.M. Wilson & L.I. Anderson, 2004

Palaeodesmus tuberculata (S.G. Brade-Birks, 1923) H.M. Wilson & L.I. Anderson, 2004

Terataspis (Genus) Hall, 1863

Terataspis grandis (Hall, 1863)

Waeringoscorpio (Genus) Størmer, 1970

Lower limit:

Collembola (Order) Lubbock, 1870 - springtails

Entognatha (Class)

Within limits:

Arthropoda (Phylum) von Siebold, 1848 - arthropods

Chelicerata (Superclass)

Lichidae (Family)

Pantopoda (Order) Gerstäcker, 1863

Progoneata ([unranked])

Styginidae (Family)

Xiphosura (Class) Latreille, 1802 - horseshoe crabs

Xiphosurida (Order) Latreille, 1802

Molluscs (20)

Lower limit:

Ammonoidea (Subclass)

Coleoidea (Subclass) Bather, 1888

Within limits:

Actinoceratoidea (Subclass)

Bactritoidea (Subclass)

Bivalvia (Class) Linnaeus, 1758 - bivalves

Bransonia (Genus) Pojeta & Runnegar, 1976

Cephalopoda (Class) Cuvier, 1795 - cephalopods

Conocardioida (Order) Neumayr, 1891

Cyrtonellida (Order) Horny, 1963

Gastropoda (Class) Cuvier, 1795 - snails and slugs

Hippocardia (Genus) Brown, 1843

Hyolithida (Order) Matthew, 1899

Mollusca (Phylum) Linnaeus, 1758 - molluscs

Murchisonia (Genus)

Nautiloidea (Subclass) Agassiz, 1847

Nautilus (Genus) Linnaeus, 1758

Patellina (Suborder) von Ihering, 1876

Platyceras (Genus) Conrad, 1840

Rostroconchia (Class) Pojeta et al., 1972

Scaphopoda (Class) Bronn, 1862 - tusk shells

Annelids (3)

Within limits:

Annelida (Phylum) Lamarck, 1809 - segmented worms

Polychaeta (Class) Grube, 1850 - polychaetes

Spirorbis (Genus) Daudin, 1800

Sponges (31)

Entire range:

Anostylostroma jewetti Conrad

Habrostroma centrotum (Girty)

Habrostroma microporum (Girty)

Parallelostroma foveolatum Girty

Parallelostroma microporum Girty

Within limits:

Amphidiscophora (Subclass) Schulze, 1886

Amphidiscosida (Order) Schrammen, 1924

Anthaspidellidae (Family) Miller, 1889

Astraeospongiidae (Family) Miller, 1889

Astylospongiidae (Family) Zittel, 1877

Calcarea (Class) Bowerbank, 1864 - calcareous sponges

Chiastoclonellidae (Family) Rauff, 1895

Clionaidae (Family) d'Orbigny, 1851

Cnemidiastridae (Family) Schrammen, 1924

Demospongiae (Class) Sollas, 1885 - demosponges

Dictyospongiidae (Family) Hall & Clarke, 1898

Dictyospongioidea (Superfamily) Hall & Clarke, 1899

Dierespongioidea (Superfamily) Rigby & Gutschick 1976

Hadromerida (Order) Topsent, 1894

Haplistiidae (Family) de Laubenfels, 1955

Hexactinellida (Class) Schmidt, 1870 - hexactinellids

Hexasterophora (Subclass) Schulze, 1886

Lyssacinosida (Order) Zittel, 1877

Porifera (Phylum) Grant, 1836 - sponges

Protospongioidea (Superfamily) Hinde, 1887

Reticulosa (Order) Reid, 1958

Rhizomorina (Suborder) Zittel, 1895

Sphaerocladina (Suborder) Schrammen, 1910

Stromatoporoidea (Class) Nicholson & Murie, 1878

Tetracladina (Suborder) Zittel, 1878

Verongida (Order) Bergquist, 1978

Invertebrates (136)

Upper limit:

Ancistrorhynchoidea (Superfamily)

Camerelloidea (Superfamily)

Cyrtioidea (Superfamily) Fredericks, 1919

Graptoloidea (Order)

Orthidina (Suborder)

Orthoidea (Superfamily)

Retzielloidea (Superfamily)

Syntrophiidina (Suborder)

Entire range:

Cladopora (Genus) Hall, 1851

Favosites conicus Hall

Hadrophyllum d'orbignyi Edwards & Haime

Mongolospiroidea (Superfamily)

Monograptus hercynicus

Monograptus hercynicus nevadaensis

Monograptus uniformis

Monograptus yukonensis

Syringopora (Genus) Goldfuss, 1826

Syringopora perelegans Billings

Lower limit:

Brachythyridoidea (Superfamily)

Cryptonelloidea (Superfamily)

Cyrtinidina (Suborder)

Cyrtinoidea (Superfamily)

Cyrtospiriferoidea (Superfamily)

Dielasmatoidea (Superfamily)

Lingula (Genus) Bruguière, 1797

Linoproductoidea (Superfamily)

Michelinia (Genus) Koninck, 1841

Productida (Order)

Productidina (Suborder)

Productoidea (Superfamily)

Pugnacoidea (Superfamily)

Spiriferinida (Order)

Stenoscismatoidea (Superfamily)

Strophalosiidina (Suborder)

Strophalosioidea (Superfamily)

Terebratulida (Order)

Terebratulidina (Suborder)

Theodossioidea (Superfamily)

Within limits:

Acrotretida (Order) Kuhn, 1949

Acrotretoidea (Superfamily)

Adolfioidea (Superfamily)

Ambocoelioidea (Superfamily)

Anthozoa (Class) Ehrenberg, 1831

Athyridida (Order)

Athyrididina (Suborder)

Athyridoidea (Superfamily)

Atrypida (Order)

Atrypidina (Suborder)

Atrypoidea (Superfamily)

Brachiopoda (Phylum) Duméril, 1806 - brachiopods

Bryozoa (Phylum) Ehrenberg, 1831 - bryozoans

Camarotoechioidea (Superfamily)

Chileata (Class)

Chilidiopsoidea (Superfamily)

Chonetidina (Suborder)

Chonetoidea (Superfamily) Bronn, 1862

Clorindoidea (Superfamily)

Cnidaria (Phylum) Hatschek, 1888 - cnidarians

Conulariida (Order) Miller & Gurley, 1896

Conulata (Class) Moore & Harrington, 1956

Craniata (Class) Williams, Carlson, Brunton, Holmer & Popov, 1996

Craniida (Order) Waagen, 1885

Craniidae (Family) Menke, 1828

Craniiformea (Subphylum) Popov, Bassett, Holmer & Laurie, 1993

Cranioidea (Superfamily) Menke, 1828

Craniopsida (Order) Gorjansky & Popov, 1985

Craniopsidae (Family) Williams, 1963

Craniopsoidea (Superfamily) Williams, 1963

Ctenophora (Phylum) Eschscholtz, 1829 - comb jellies

Ctenostomata (Order) Busk, 1852

Cystoporata (Order)

Dalmanellidina (Suborder)

Dalmanelloidea (Superfamily)

Davidsoniidina (Suborder)

Davidsonioidea (Superfamily)

Delthyridina (Suborder)

Delthyridoidea (Superfamily)

Dendroidea (Order)

Dictyonellida (Order)

Discinidae (Family)

Discinoidea (Superfamily)

Eichwaldioidea (Superfamily)

Enteletoidea (Superfamily)

Eurypterida (Order) Burmeister, 1843 - eurypterids

Graptolithina (Class)

Gymnolaemata (Class)

Gypiduloidea (Superfamily)

Hemichordata (Phylum) Bateson, 1885 - hemichordates

Hydrozoa (Class) Owen, 1843

Hyolithes (Genus) Eichwald, 1840

Lingulata (Class)

Lingulida (Order) Waagen, 1885

Linguliformea (Subphylum)

Linguloidea (Superfamily) Menke, 1828

Lissatrypidina (Suborder)

Lissatrypoidea (Superfamily)

Lobopodia (Phylum) Snodgrass, 1938 - lobopodians

Martinioidea (Superfamily)

Meristelloidea (Superfamily)

Monoplacophora (Class) Odhner, 1940 - monoplacophorans

Nucleospiroidea (Superfamily)

Obolidae (Family)

Orthida (Order) Schuchert & Cooper, 1932

Orthotetida (Order)

Orthotetidina (Suborder)

Orthothecida (Order) Marek, 1966

Palaferelloidea (Superfamily)

Pentamerida (Order)

Pentameridina (Suborder)

Plectambonitoidea (Superfamily)

Polyplacophora (Class) Blainville, 1816 - chitons

Protorthida (Order)

Pterobranchia (Class) - pterobranchs

Pycnogonida (Class) Latreille, 1810 - pycnogonids

Reticularioidea (Superfamily) Waagen, 1883

Retziidina (Suborder)

Retzioidea (Superfamily)

Rhynchonellata (Class)

Rhynchonellida (Order)

Rhynchonelliformea (Subphylum)

Rhynchospirinoidea (Superfamily)

Rhynchotrematoidea (Superfamily)

Rugosa (Order) Milne-Edwards & Haime, 1850

Scyphozoa (Class) - jellyfish

Skenidioidea (Superfamily) Kozlowski, 1929

Spiriferida (Order) Waagen, 1883

Spiriferidina (Suborder) Waagen, 1883

Stenolaemata (Class)

Strophomenata (Class)

Strophomenida (Order) Opik, 1934

Strophomenoidea (Superfamily)

Tabulata (Order)

Trepostomata (Order) Ulrich, 1882

Tubuliporata (Order)

Uncinuloidea (Superfamily)

Zoantharia (Subclass)

Animals (2)

Within limits:

Animalia (Kingdom) Linnaeus, 1758 - animals

Chordata (Phylum) Bateson, 1885 - chordates

Fungi (2)

Within limits:

Fungi (Kingdom) R.T. Moore (1980) - fungi

Glomeromycota (Phylum) C. Walker & A. Schüßler (2001) - arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi

Plants (12)

Upper limit:

Rhynia (Genus) R. Kidston & W.H. Lang (1917)

Entire range:

Cervicornus (Genus) C. Li & F.M. Hueber (2000)

Cervicornus wenshanensis C. Li & F.M. Hueber (2000)

Huia (Genus) B.-Y. Geng (1985)

Huia gracilis D. Wang & S. Hao (2001)

Huia recurvata B.-Y. Geng (1985)

Trimerophytales (Order)

Zosterophyllum (Genus) D.P. Penhallow (1892)

Lower limit:

Bryophyta (Phylum) A. Braun (1864) - mosses

Within limits:

Barinophytaceae (Family)

Plantae (Kingdom) Haeckel (1866) - plants

Protobarinophyton (Genus) A.R. Anan'ev, in L.L. Halfin (1955)

Algae (17)

Upper limit:

Oppilatala (Genus) Loeblich & Wicander, 1976

Entire range:

Oppilatala vulgaris Loeblich & Wicander (1976)

Ozotobrachion (Genus) Loeblich & Drugg, 1968

Ozotobrachion dactylos Loeblich & Drugg (1968)

Within limits:

Buedingiisphaeridium (Genus) Schaarschmidt, 1963 emend. Lister, 1970 emend. Sarjeant & Stancliffe, 1994

Charales (Order) Lindley (1836) - charophytes sensu stricto

Charales (Order) Lindley (1836) - stoneworts

Comasphaeridium (Genus) Staplin, Jansonius & Pocock, 1965

Cymatiosphaera multisepta Deunff (1955)

Dasycladaceae (Family) Kützing (1843)

Dasycladales (Order) Pascher (1931)

Dorsennidium (Genus) Wicander, 1974

Dorsennidium europaeum (Stockmans & Willière, 1960) Sarjeant & Stancliffe (1994)

Dorsennidium europaeum subsp. europaeum (Stockmans & Willière, 1960) Sarjeant & Stancliffe (1994)

Gorgonisphaeridium (Genus) Staplin, Jansonius & Pocock, 1965

Micrhystridium (Genus) Deflandre, 1937

Multiplicisphaeridium (Genus) Staplin, 1961

Protozoa (33)

Upper limit:

Anthochitina (Genus) Eisenack, 1971

Armoricochitina (Genus) Paris, 1981

Bulbochitina (Genus) Paris, 1981

Calpichitina (Genus) Wilson & Hedlund, 1964

Cingulochitina (Genus) Paris, 1981

Desmochitina (Genus) Eisenack, 1931

Margachitina (Genus) Eisenack, 1968

Pterochitina (Genus) Eisenack, 1955

Pterochitininae (Subfamily) Paris, 1981

Urnochitina (Genus) Paris, 1981

Entire range:

Muscochitina (Genus) Paris, 1981

Lower limit:

Urochitina (Genus) Taugourdeau & de Jekhowsky, 1960

Urochitininae (Subfamily) Paris, 1981

Within limits:

Acritarcha (Group) Evitt, 1963 - acritarchs

Ancyrochitina (Genus) Eisenack, 1955

Ancyrochitininae (Subfamily) Paris, 1981

Angochitininae (Subfamily) Paris, 1981

Bursachitina (Genus) Taugourdeau, 1966

Chitinozoa Eisenack, 1931 - chitinozoans

Cyathochitininae (Subfamily) Paris, 1981

Desmochitinidae (Family) Eisenack, 1931

Desmochitininae (Subfamily) Eisenack, 1931

Eisenackitina (Genus) Jansonius, 1964

Fungochitina (Genus) Taugourdeau, 1966

Lagenochitina (Genus) Eisenack, 1931

Lagenochitinidae (Family) Eisenack, 1931

Lagenochitininae (Subfamily) Eisenack, 1931

Linochitina (Genus) Eisenack, 1968

Margachitininae (Subfamily) Paris, 1981

Operculatifera (Order) Eisenack, 1931

Paleodictyon (Genus) Menghini, 1850

Prosomatifera (Order) Eisenack, 1972

Spirotrichea (Class) Bütschli, 1889

Eukaryotes (1)

Within limits:

Eukaryota (Domain) Chatton, 1925 - eukaryotes

Prokaryotes (1)

Within limits:

Cyanobacteria (Phylum) (ex Stanier 1974) Cavalier-Smith 2002 - cyanobacteria

Organisms (1)

Within limits:

Biota ([unranked])

Geological regions (50)

Within limits:

Aldan Shield (Geologic province)

Anabar Shield ([unranked])

Arabian-Nubian Shield ([unranked])

Baikal Fold Belt ([unranked])

Baltic Shield ([unranked])

Cameroon N'tem Complex ([unranked])

Central Africa Craton ([unranked])

Chaillu Craton ([unranked])

Committee Bay Block ([unranked])

Congo Craton ([unranked])

Ethiopian Block ([unranked])

Euramerica ([unranked])

Gondwana ([unranked]) E. Suess, 1861

Greenland Shield (Geologic province)

Guapore Craton ([unranked])

Guiana Shield ([unranked])

Indian Shield (Geologic province)

Kaapvaal Craton ([unranked])

Kaminak Group ([unranked])

Kasaï Craton ([unranked])

Labrador Shield ([unranked])

Litchfield Complex ([unranked])

Luis Alves Massif ([unranked])

Madagascar Craton ([unranked])

Man Shield ([unranked])

Nanambu Complex ([unranked])

Pilbara Block (Geologic province)

Reguibat Shield ([unranked])

Rio de la Plata Craton ([unranked])

Rio de la Plata Massif ([unranked])

Rul Jungle Complex ([unranked])

São Francisco Craton ([unranked])

Sayan Fold Belt ([unranked])

Scottish Shield ([unranked])

Sebakwe Proto-Craton ([unranked])

Slave Craton ([unranked])

Slave Province ([unranked])

Superior Craton ([unranked])

Superior Province ([unranked])

Tanzanian Craton ([unranked])

Tarim Craton ([unranked])

Tuareg Shield ([unranked])

Ukrainian Shield (Geologic province)

West African Craton ([unranked])

Wyoming Province ([unranked])

Yangtze Craton ([unranked])

Yienisei Fold Belt ([unranked])

Yilgarn Block (Geologic province)

Zambian Block ([unranked])

Zimbabwe Craton ([unranked])

Geological entities (2)

Within limits:

Napier Complex ([unranked]) (Antarctica)

Proto-Tethys Ocean ([unranked])

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