Niutoushania chongqingensis Chen 2005 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Productidae

Full reference: Z. Q. Chen. 2005. Systematic paleontology, in Post-extinction brachiopod faunas from the Late Permian Wuchiapingian coal series of South China. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 50(2):343-363

Belongs to Niutoushania according to Z. Q. Chen 2005

Sister taxa: Niutoushania niutoushanensis, Niutoushania plicata

Type specimen: NMV P309641. Its type locality is Daijiagou Section, Longtan Member 1 shellbed, Hechuan County, which is in a Wuchiapingian carbonate lime mudstone in the Longtan Formation of China.

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Daijiagou Section, Longtan Member 1 shellbed, Hechuan County

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