Xestosina subsella Leymerie 1846 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Postepithyrididae

Alternative combinations: Epithyris subsella, Habrobrochus subsella, Lophrothyris subsella, Moeschia subsella, Sellithyris subsella, Terebratula subsella

Belongs to Xestosina according to P. Hantzpergue et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Xestosina arguta, Xestosina portlandica, Xestosina sera, Xestosina suprajurensis, Xestosina thurmanni

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Bulgaria (1 collection), Eritrea (3), Ethiopia (6), Germany (1), Iran (1), Kenya (2), Madagascar (1), Mexico (1), Poland (3), Portugal (1), Somalia (5), Spain (1), Switzerland (3), Tunisia (6), Yemen (4)

Total: 39 collections including 40 occurrences

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