Waterhouseiella speciosa Waterhouse and Piyasin 1970

Strophomenata - Productida - Rugosochonetidae

Alternative combination: Waagenites speciosus

Synonym: Neochonetes sakagamii Yanagida 1970

Full reference: J. B. Waterhouse and S. Piyasin. 1970. Mid-Permian brachiopods from Khao Phrik, Thailand. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 135(3-6):83-197

Belongs to Waterhouseiella according to N. W. Archbold 1983

See also Grant 1976, Lee and Gu 1980, Waterhouse and Piyasin 1970 and Yanagida 1970

Sister taxa: Waterhouseiella hydraensis, Waterhouseiella simulata

Type specimens:

  • Waterhouseiella speciosa: University of Toronto B156
  • Neochonetes sakagamii: GK D30321. Its type locality is Khao Phrik, Locality 3, Rat Buri, which is in a Roadian offshore shelf limestone/limestone in the Rat Buri Formation of Thailand.


• Permian of China (1 collection), Thailand (4)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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