Guichiella Li and Ding 1981 (oyster)

Bivalvia - Ostreida - Pterineidae

Alternative spelling: Claraia (Guichiella)

Full reference: J. H. Li and B. L. Ding. 1981. Two new lamellibranch genera from Lower Triassic of Anhui. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 20(4):325-330

Parent taxon: Pterineidae according to J. H. Li and B. L. Ding 1981

See also Chen and Komatsu 2002, Fang et al. 2009, Ros-Franch et al. 2014 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Actinodesma, Actinopterella, Actinopterellinae, Actinopteria, Alnifia, Anderkenia, Barbosaia, Caneyella, Cliopteria, Cornellites, Cyrtodontarca, Denticelox, Dolichopteron, Ectenodesma, Leiopteriinae, Leptodesma, Leptodesmatinae, Limoptera, Limopterinae, Merismopteria, Micropteriinae, Molinicola, Newsomella, Palaeopinna, Palaeopteria, Placopterina, Pseudobakewellia, Pterinea, Pteronitella, Pteronites, Pteronitina, Ptychopteria, Ahtioconcha

Subtaxa: Guichiella angulata Guichiella styliformis Guichiella subrotunda

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Type: Guichiella angulata

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of China (3 collections)

• Permian of China (1)

Total: 4 collections including 6 occurrences

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