Macrocamera Gordon & d'Hondt, 1997

Type species: Macrocamera erecta Gordon & d'Hondt, 1997

This genus includes the species:

Diagnosis: Colony erect, rigid, branched, arising from a uniserial chain of encrusting zooids, or a spreading kenozooidal base. Branches cylindrical. Zooid frontal shields imperforate with marginal areolae. Primary orifice sinuate. A simple frontal avicularium present, with a complete bar. orifice of maternal zooid slightly wider. Ovicell hyperstomial, with marginal areolae, not closed by operculum. (Bock & Cook, 2001)

  1. Macrocamera bragai
  2. Bock & Cook, 2001 Tertiary (Miocene) SE Australia  
  3. Macrocamera erecta
  4. Gordon & d'Hondt, 1997 Recent New Caledonia WoRMS 472189
  5. Macrocamera inarmata
  6. Bock & Cook, 2001 Tertiary (Oligocene-Miocene) SE Australia  
  7. Macrocamera moderna
  8. Bock & Cook, 2001 Recent W. Australia WoRMS 472190
  9. Macrocamera obesa
  10. Gordon & Taylor, 2015 Paleogene Eocene Ypresian New Zealand Chatham Islands  
  11. Macrocamera pansa
  12. (Gordon, 1989) Recent New Zealand WoRMS 472188
  13. Macrocamera parvisinuata
  14. (Brown, 1958) Tertiary (U. Eocene) SE Australia  
  15. Macrocamera robusta
  16. Bock & Cook, 2001 Tertiary (U. Eocene-Miocene) SE Australia  
  17. Macrocamera watersi
  18. (Brown, 1958) Tertiary (U. Eocene-Oligocene) SE Australia  
    [Macrocamera bragai] [Macrocamera erecta] [Macrocamera inarmata] [Macrocamera moderna]
    Macrocamera bragai Macrocamera erecta
    (thanks to Dennis Gordon, NIWA)
    Macrocamera inarmata Macrocamera moderna
    [Macrocamera parvisinuata] [Macrocamera robusta] [Macrocamera watersi]
    Macrocamera parvisinuata Macrocamera robusta Macrocamera watersi

Reference: Bock, P.E., & Cook, P.L., 2001.
The genus Macrocamera Gordon & d'Hondt (Bryozoa, Cheilostomata) from Australia. Memorie di Scienze Geologiche, 53: 139-151.


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