Dielasma elongatum von Schlotheim 1816 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Dielasmatidae

Alternative combinations: Dielasma elongata, Epithyris elongata, Terebratula elongata, Terebratulites elongatus

Synonyms: Epithyris sufflata von Schlotheim 1816, Spirigera sufflata Verneuil 1855, Terebratula sufflata Verneuil 1855, Terebratulites complanatus von Schlotheim 1816, Terebratulites latus von Schlotheim 1816, Terebratulites sufflatus von Schlotheim 1816

Full reference: E. F. von Schlotheim. 1816. Beiträge zur Naturgeschichte der Versteinerungen in Geognostischer Hinsicht. Denkschriften der Königlich Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Munchen für des Jahre 1816 und 1817 6:13-36

Belongs to Dielasma according to L. Angiolini and L. Carabelli 2010

See also Broili 1904, Davidson 1858, de Verneuil 1845, Dunbar 1955, Geinitz 1861, Howse 1848, Howse 1857, Keyserling 1846, Kiessling 2009, King 1850, Lee and Gu 1980, Li et al. 1986, Stehli 1956, Tschernyschew 1902, von Buch 1835, von Schlotheim 1816, Waagen 1882 and Zhan 1989

Sister taxa: Dielasma adamanteum, Dielasma ambiense, Dielasma angustaeformis, Dielasma antecedens, Dielasma anteplicatum, Dielasma anterolatum, Dielasma bakhense, Dielasma bellulum, Dielasma bovidens, Dielasma brevicostatum, Dielasma carinthiacum, Dielasma chapini, Dielasma compactum, Dielasma complanatus, Dielasma convexa, Dielasma cordatum, Dielasma curvatum, Dielasma dadanense, Dielasma diabloense, Dielasma dieneri, Dielasma dubium, Dielasma einori, Dielasma ellipsoideum, Dielasma ellipticum, Dielasma emarginatum, Dielasma expansum, Dielasma fabiforme, Dielasma floresi, Dielasma giganteum, Dielasma gillingense, Dielasma glabrum, Dielasma grabaui, Dielasma gracile, Dielasma guttula, Dielasma hessense, Dielasma himalayana, Dielasma indentum, Dielasma itaitubense, Dielasma jisuense, Dielasma kirillowense, Dielasma labiatum, Dielasma liardensis, Dielasma ligonorum, Dielasma longisulcatum, Dielasma magniforaminiferum, Dielasma mapingense, Dielasma mapingensis, Dielasma microrhynchum, Dielasma millepunctatum, Dielasma minor, Dielasma moelleri, Dielasma nexile, Dielasma obesum, Dielasma orientalis, Dielasma ovoidale, Dielasma parmularis, Dielasma perangustum, Dielasma perplexum, Dielasma phosphoriense, Dielasma pictile, Dielasma planidorsatum, Dielasma plica, Dielasma prolongatum, Dielasma purdoni, Dielasma pygmaeum, Dielasma radiatum, Dielasma rectimarginatum, Dielasma redux, Dielasma rigbyi, Dielasma robustum, Dielasma rotundum, Dielasma scitulum, Dielasma shafterense, Dielasma spatulatum, Dielasma sphena, Dielasma stoschensis, Dielasma subcirculare, Dielasma subcylindricum, Dielasma subelongatum, Dielasma subelongatum, Dielasma sulcatum, Dielasma sultanense, Dielasma supracarbonicum, Dielasma toulai, Dielasma trimuense, Dielasma truncatum, Dielasma truncatum, Dielasma uniplicatum, Dielasma vicinale, Dielasma zebratum, Dielasma zhijinense

Type specimens:

  • Dielasma elongatum: Its type locality is Glücksbrunn, Thuringen, which is in a Wuchiapingian reef, buildup or bioherm reef rocks in the Zechstein Formation of Germany
  • Terebratula sufflata:
  • Terebratulites complanatus: Its type locality is Glücksbrunn, Thuringen, which is in a Wuchiapingian reef, buildup or bioherm reef rocks in the Zechstein Formation of Germany.
  • Terebratulites latus:
  • Terebratulites sufflatus: Its type locality is Glücksbrunn, Thuringen, which is in a Wuchiapingian reef, buildup or bioherm reef rocks in the Zechstein Formation of Germany.

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Triassic of Papua New Guinea (1 collection)

• Permian of Armenia (1), Australia (1), China (2), Germany (1), Greenland (4), Iran (3), Lithuania (10), Pakistan (5), the Russian Federation (15), the United Kingdom (37)

• Carboniferous of China (1)

Total: 81 collections each including a single occurrence

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