Rhipidomella hessensis King 1931 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Rhipidomellidae

Synonyms: Rhipidomella lengwuensis Liang 1990, Rhipidomella pusilla Liang 1990

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 Rhipidomella according to J. I. Tazawa 2012

See also Clapham 2015, Cooper and Grant 1976, King 1931, Liang 1990, Shen and He 1994, Shen and Shi 2007, Shi and Shen 1998 and Stehli 1954

Sister taxa: Rhipidomella acutisulcata, Rhipidomella burlingtonensis, Rhipidomella carbonaria, Rhipidomella caucasica, Rhipidomella cora, Rhipidomella corallina, Rhipidomella cordialis, Rhipidomella diminutiva, Rhipidomella dubia, Rhipidomella dzhuvankarensis, Rhipidomella fortimuscula, Rhipidomella henryhousensis, Rhipidomella hispidula, Rhipidomella jerseyensis, Rhipidomella kharaulakhensis, Rhipidomella lyelliana, Rhipidomella magna, Rhipidomella miaolingensis, Rhipidomella michelini, Rhipidomella miscella, Rhipidomella missouriensis, Rhipidomella obesiconcha, Rhipidomella oklahomensis, Rhipidomella orthogonia, Rhipidomella parva, Rhipidomella parvula, Rhipidomella pecosi, Rhipidomella penniana, Rhipidomella perminuta, Rhipidomella pressula, Rhipidomella subcircularis, Rhipidomella subtriangularis, Rhipidomella tenuicostata, Rhipidomella thiemei, Rhipidomella uralica, Rhipidomella vanuxemi, Rhipidomella vediensis

Type specimens:

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of China (2 collections), Japan (1), United States (79: Texas), Vietnam (1)

• Carboniferous of United States (1: New Mexico)

Total: 84 collections each including a single occurrence

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