Australia: The Land Where Time Began
Ediacaran Fauna -
The taxonomy of the Ediacaran Fauna is likely to remain in flux for some time. A number of fossil specimens have been given 2 or more names. There is also disagreement about which taxonomic group some specimens should be assigned to. Some specimens were originally thought to be jellyfish, but have now been recognised as the holdfast of sessile frondose species. Some species may also be different stages in the life cycle of other species.
Phylum: Trilobozoa fedonkin 1985
Albumaresidae Fedonkin 1985
Albumares Fedonkin 1976
Anfesta (Anafesta) Fedonkin 1984
Phylum: Trilobozoa. Some authorities have assigned the Trilobozoa to a class of Cnidaria.
The Rise of Animals evolution and diversification of the kingdom Animalia, Mikhail A Fodonkin, James G, Gehling, Kathleen Grey, Guy M. Narbonne, Patricia Vickers-Rich, Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 2007
Ediacaran Life on Land
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