Magniplicatina perflecta Waterhouse 1986 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Monticuliferidae

Full reference: J. B. Waterhouse. 1986. Taxonomic names, in Late Palaeozoic Scyphozoa and Brachiopoda (Inarticulata, Strophomenida, Productida and Rhynchonellida) from the southeast Bowen Basin, Australia. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 193(1-4):1-76

Belongs to Magniplicatina according to D. J. C. Briggs 1998

See also Waterhouse 1986

Sister taxa: Magniplicatina gigantea, Magniplicatina inassueta, Magniplicatina johannis, Magniplicatina khubsugulensis, Magniplicatina magniplica, Magniplicatina superba, Magniplicatina transversa, Magniplicatina undulata, Magniplicatina vindicata

Type specimen: UQ F70565, a valve (Ventral valve, external mold). Its type locality is UQ L4530, Cracow, which is in a Roadian marine horizon in the Oxtrack Formation of Australia.

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Australia (22 collections)

Total: 22 collections each including a single occurrence

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