Peltichia zigzag Huang 1933 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Enteletidae

Alternative combinations: Enteletes zigzag, Enteletina zigzag, Parenteletes zigzag

Full reference: T. K. Huang. 1933. Late Permian Brachiopoda of southwestern China, Part 2. Palaeontologia Sinica, Series B 9(2):1-172

Belongs to Peltichia according to Y. Zhang et al. 2014

See also Chen 2005, Huang 1933, Jin et al. 1974, Shen et al. 1999, Yang and Lu 1980, Yang et al. 1977 and Zeng et al. 1995

Sister taxa: Peltichia akasakensis, Peltichia kwangtungensis, Peltichia ruzhencevi, Peltichia sinensis, Peltichia subtriangularis, Peltichia transversa, Peltichia xiaoxingchuanensis

Type specimen: NIGP 4677

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of China (24 collections)

Total: 24 collections each including a single occurrence

Show more details

Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.

Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.