Oldhamina decipiens de Koninck 1863 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Lyttoniidae

Alternative combination: Bellerophon decipiens

Full reference: L. G. de Koninck. 1863. Descriptions of some fossils from India, discovered by Dr. A. Fleming of Edinburgh. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 19:1-19

Belongs to Oldhamina according to Y. Zeng et al. 1995

See also de Koninck 1863, Feng and Jiang 1978, Huang 1932, Reed 1944, Termier et al. 1974, Waagen 1883 and Yanagida 1967

Sister taxa: Oldhamina anshunensis, Oldhamina ehiroi, Oldhamina grandis, Oldhamina interrupta, Oldhamina jiaozishanensis, Oldhamina kitakamiensis, Oldhamina lianyangensis, Oldhamina minor, Oldhamina ovata, Oldhamina regularis, Oldhamina squamosa, Oldhamina tilita, Oldhamina transkaukasica, Oldhamina transversa

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of Afghanistan (1 collection), China (22), Malaysia (1), Pakistan (34), Thailand (1)

Total: 59 collections each including a single occurrence

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