Permophricodothyris inaequilateralis Gemmellaro 1899 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Elythidae

Alternative combinations: Reticularia inaequilateralis, Spirifer (Reticularia) inaequilateralis, Squamularia (Neophricodothyris) inaequilateralis, Squamularia inaequilateralis

Full reference: G. G. Gemmellaro. 1899. La Fauna dei Calcari Con Fusulina della Valle del Fiume Sosio nella Provincia di Palermo, Brachiopoda. Giornale di Scienze Naturali ed Economiche Palermo 21:95-202

Belongs to Permophricodothyris according to V. Verna and L. Angiolini 2010

See also Frech 1911, Hayasaka 1922, Huang 1933, Liao 1980, Liao and Meng 1986, Reed 1944, Shi et al. 2002, Termier and Termier 1977 and Zeng et al. 1995

Sister taxa: Permophricodothyris affinis, Permophricodothyris bullata, Permophricodothyris caroli, Permophricodothyris cordata, Permophricodothyris elegantula, Permophricodothyris extensa, Permophricodothyris extensiformis, Permophricodothyris globosa, Permophricodothyris grandis, Permophricodothyris guangxiensis, Permophricodothyris incerta, Permophricodothyris indica, Permophricodothyris iranica, Permophricodothyris jiangshuiensis, Permophricodothyris nanchuanensis, Permophricodothyris nodosa, Permophricodothyris notialasiatica, Permophricodothyris ovata, Permophricodothyris rotiformis, Permophricodothyris squamularioides, Permophricodothyris squamularoides, Permophricodothyris subgrandis, Permophricodothyris trigonolaris, Permophricodothyris waageni

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of China (9 collections), Italy (6), Pakistan (5), Tunisia (11)

Total: 31 collections each including a single occurrence

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