Marginifera (Arenaria) arenaria Grant 1976 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Productellidae

Alternative combination: Marginifera arenaria

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

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

See also Grant 1976

Sister taxa: Marginifera (Arenaria) echinata, Marginifera (Arenaria) excavata, Marginifera (Arenaria) ovalis, Marginifera (Arenaria) transversa, Marginifera (Arenaria) yinjishaensis

Type specimen: USNM 212223, a shell (Articulated shell)

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of China (14 collections), Thailand (3)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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