Cancrinella quadrata Chen and Shi 2006 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Linoproductidae

Full reference: Z. Q. Chen and G. R. Shi. 2006. Artinskian-Kungurian (Early Permian) brachiopod faunas from the Tarim Basin, Northwest China, Part 1: Biostratigraphy and systematics of Productida. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 274(3-6):113-177

Belongs to Cancrinella according to W. Z. Li et al. 2012

See also Chen and Shi 2006

Sister taxa: Cancrinella alazeica, Cancrinella binata, Cancrinella boonensis, Cancrinella cancrini, Cancrinella cancriniformis, Cancrinella grandis, Cancrinella janischewskiana, Cancrinella koninckiana, Cancrinella missunae, Cancrinella nunduva, Cancrinella omolonensis, Cancrinella parva, Cancrinella penzhinaensis, Cancrinella phosphatica, Cancrinella planumbona, Cancrinella platiumbonata, Cancrinella pseudodjulfaensis, Cancrinella rugatostriata, Cancrinella rugosa, Cancrinella sparsispinosa, Cancrinella subquadrata, Cancrinella subtilis, Cancrinella tenuissima, Cancrinella truncata, Cancrinella venevi, Platycancrinella grandauris

Type specimen: Tohoku Univ IGPS108915. Its type locality is Qipan River section, Bed 3, AET 856, Qipan Formation, Tarim Basin, which is in a Kungurian marine limestone in the Qipan Formation of China.

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of China (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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