Thamnosia spinosa Shi and Waterhouse 1996 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Productidae

Full reference: G. R. Shi and J.B. Waterhouse. 1996. Lower Permian brachiopods and molluscs from the upper Jungle Creek Formation, northern Yukon Territory, Canada. Geological Survey of Canada Bulletin 424:1-241

Belongs to Thamnosia according to G. R. Shi and J.B. Waterhouse 1996

Sister taxa: Thamnosia anterospinosa, Thamnosia arctica, Thamnosia capitanensis, Thamnosia depressa, Thamnosia longlinensis, Thamnosia mutabilis, Thamnosia nakadairensis, Thamnosia parvispinosa, Thamnosia phragmophora, Thamnosia silicica, Thuleproductus subarcticus, Thuleproductus crassauritus

Type specimen: GSC 96968, a shell. Its type locality is GSC 53712, Section 116H-1A, Peel River, which is in a Sakmarian marine sandstone in the Jungle Creek Formation of Canada.

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Canada (4: Yukon collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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