Pictothyris picta Dillwyn 1817 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Frenulinidae

Alternative combination: Anomia picta

Belongs to Pictothyris according to C. C. K. Fong 1989

See also Cooper 1957, Hatai 1940 and Hayasaka 1973

Sister taxa: Pictothyris elegans, Pictothyris laquaeformis, Pictothyris tanegashimaensis

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Quaternary of Japan (20 collections), Taiwan (1)

• Pliocene of Japan (2)

Total: 23 collections each including a single occurrence

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