Waagenoconcha leonardensis King 1931 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Echinoconchidae

Full reference: R. E. King. 1931. The Geology of the Glass Mountains, Texas, Part II, Faunal summary and correlation of the Permian formations with description of Brachiopoda. The University of Texas Bulletin 3042:1-245

Belongs to Waagenoconcha according to G. A. Cooper and R. E. Grant 1975

See also King 1931

Sister taxa: Waagenoconcha (Gruntoconcha), Waagenoconcha abichi, Waagenoconcha abnakensis, Waagenoconcha angustata, Waagenoconcha asiatica, Waagenoconcha bhalensis, Waagenoconcha convexa, Waagenoconcha cylindricus, Waagenoconcha elegantula, Waagenoconcha gangetica, Waagenoconcha humboldti, Waagenoconcha impercepta, Waagenoconcha imperfecta, Waagenoconcha irginae, Waagenoconcha irginaeformis, Waagenoconcha krystofovichi, Waagenoconcha magnifica, Waagenoconcha omanica, Waagenoconcha parvispinosa, Waagenoconcha payeri, Waagenoconcha permocarbonica, Waagenoconcha piassinaensis, Waagenoconcha platys, Waagenoconcha prophetica, Waagenoconcha punctulata, Waagenoconcha serialis, Waagenoconcha subpermocarbonica, Waagenoconcha sulcata, Waagenoconcha tastubensis, Waagenoconcha tumenlingensis, Waagenoconcha vagans, Waagenoconcha waageni, Waagenoconcha wardlawi, Waagenoconcha wimani

Type specimen: Its type locality is R.E. King 120, Clay Slide, Glass Mountains, which is in a Kungurian marine limestone in Texas.

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of United States (8: Texas collections)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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