Sacothyris sinosa Jin and Fang 1977 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Zeilleriidae

Alternative combination: Aulacothyropsis sinosa

Full reference: Y. G. Jin and B. X. Fang. 1977. Upper Triassic brachiopod fauna from the area in the east of Hengduan Mountain, western Yunnan. Mesozoic Fossils from Yunnan 2:39-69

Belongs to Sacothyris according to Y. G. Jin et al. 1985

See also Jin and Fang 1977, Jin et al. 1977, Jin et al. 1979 and Sun 1981

Sister taxa: Sacothyris qukaensis, Sacothyris reflexa

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of China (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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