Tiramnia canadica Shi and Waterhouse 1996 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Martiniidae

Full reference: G. R. Shi and J.B. Waterhouse. 1996. Lower Permian brachiopods and molluscs from the upper Jungle Creek Formation, northern Yukon Territory, Canada. Geological Survey of Canada Bulletin 424:1-241

Belongs to Tiramnia according to G. R. Shi and J.B. Waterhouse 1996

Sister taxa: Tiramnia greenlandica, Tiramnia semiglobosa, Tiramnia tschaikensis, Tiramnia tschakobaica, Tiramnia tschernyschewi, Tiramnia tschusovensis, Tiramnia uralica

Type specimen: GSC 97619. Its type locality is JBW109, Ettrain Creek, which is in a Sakmarian marine sandstone in the Jungle Creek Formation of Canada.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Canada (13: Yukon collections)

Total: 13 collections each including a single occurrence

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