Marginifera (Marginifera) drastica Grant 1976 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Productellidae

Alternative combination: Marginifera drastica

Full reference: R. E. Grant. 1976. Permian brachiopods from southern Thailand. Paleontological Society Memoir 9:1-269

Belongs to Marginifera (Marginifera) according to Z. Q. Chen and G. R. Shi 2006

See also Grant 1976 and Yanagida and Nakornsri 1999

Sister taxa: Marginifera (Marginifera) ornata, Marginifera (Marginifera) typica

Type specimen: USNM 212282, a shell (Articulated shell). Its type locality is USNM9270, Phangnga, which is in a Roadian marine limestone in the Rat Buri Formation of Thailand.

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of China (7 collections), Thailand (4)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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