Urushtenia pseudomedusa Tschernyschew 1902 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Aulostegidae

Alternative combination: Productus pseudomedusa

Full reference: T. N. Tschernyschew. 1902. Verkhnekamennougol'nyya Brakhiopody Urala i Timana [Upper Carboniferous Brachiopods of the Urals and Timan]. Trudy Geologicheskago Komiteta 16(2):1-749

Belongs to Urushtenia according to I. V. Glushenko 1975

See also Muir-Wood and Cooper 1960, Sarycheva and Grunt 1969 and Tschernyschew 1902

Sister taxa: Urushtenia arguta, Urushtenia grandicosta, Urushtenia khmeriana, Urushtenia murina, Urushtenia paracrenulata, Urushtenia paramaceus, Urushtenia permica, Urushtenia yanjiensis, Urushtenia zhongbaensis

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of the Russian Federation (4 collections), Ukraine (3)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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