Marginifera morrisi Chao 1927 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida

Alternative combinations: Productus (Marginifera) morrisi, Spinomarginifera morrisi

Belongs to Marginifera according to L. Lee and F. Gu 1980

See also Chao 1931, Grabau 1931, Licharew 1937, Licharew and Kotlyar 1978 and Reed 1944

Sister taxa: Marginifera (Arenaria), Marginifera (Marginifera), Marginifera (Nesiotia), Marginifera aliensis, Marginifera altimontana, Marginifera andreai, Marginifera bicostala, Marginifera brevisulcata, Marginifera carniolica, Marginifera costalliformis, Marginifera costellata, Marginifera elongatoides, Marginifera ganota, Marginifera gobiensis, Marginifera haydenensis, Marginifera hubeiensis, Marginifera involuta, Marginifera jalaidensis, Marginifera juresanensis, Marginifera lebedevi, Marginifera longispina, Marginifera madagascariensis, Marginifera magniplicata, Marginifera minor, Marginifera multicostellata, Marginifera nathorstfjordensis, Marginifera nesiotes, Marginifera orvini, Marginifera parahimalayensis, Marginifera planocosta, Marginifera popovkaensis, Marginifera profundosulcata, Marginifera qaganqulutica, Marginifera qamarensis, Marginifera rimuensis, Marginifera schartimiensiformis, Marginifera schellwieni, Marginifera semigratiosa, Marginifera septentrionalis, Marginifera sexcostata, Marginifera spinulifera, Marginifera tetraspina, Marginifera timanica, Marginifera unsulcata, Marginifera uralica, Marginifera yanhuensis, Marginifera zhongbaensis, Productus (Marginifera) acutocurvatus, Productus (Marginifera) gerassimovi, Productus (Marginifera) nikchitchi, Productus (Marginifera) simkini, Productus (Marginifera) spatiosus, Productus (Marginifera) subornatus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Jisu Honguer 1196, Hemiptychina Bed, which is in a Wordian carbonate limestone in the Zhesi Formation of China

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of China (5 collections), Pakistan (3), the Russian Federation (4)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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