Phricodothyris toriyamai Yanagida 1967 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Elythidae

Full reference: J. Yanagida. 1967. Early Permian brachiopods from north-central Thailand. Geology and Paleontology of Southeast Asia 3:46-97

Belongs to Phricodothyris according to J. Yanagida 1967

Sister taxa: Phricodothyris asiatica, Phricodothyris bachuensis, Phricodothyris bella, Phricodothyris catatona, Phricodothyris dispar, Phricodothyris echinata, Phricodothyris guadalupensis, Phricodothyris guizhouensis, Phricodothyris indenta, Phricodothyris kawaiensis, Phricodothyris longlinensis, Phricodothyris nummulina, Phricodothyris occidentalis, Phricodothyris pyriformis, Phricodothyris reticulariformis, Phricodothyris septata, Phricodothyris sibirica, Phricodothyris subrostrata, Phricodothyris tieliensis, Phricodothyris uzunbulakensis, Phricodothyris xikouensis, Condrathyris perplexa, Neophricadothyris transversa, Neophricadothyris crassibecca, Squamularia (Neophricodothyris) bilotensis, Squamularia (Neophricodothyris) spatulata, Neophricadothyris conara, Squamularia (Neophricodothyris) baralensis, Squamularia (Neophricodothyris) frechi, Squamularia (Neophricodothyris) oviformis, Squamularia (Neophricodothyris) attenuata

Type specimen: GK-D 31165. Its type locality is Tham Nam Maholan, Ban Nong Hin, Changwat Loei, which is in an Asselian carbonate limestone in Thailand.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Tham Nam Maholan, Ban Nong Hin, Changwat Loei

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