Costatumulus villiersi d'Orbigny 1842 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Monticuliferidae

Alternative combinations: Cancrinella villiersi, Productus villiersi

Full reference: A. D. d'Orbigny. 1842. Voyage dans l’Amérique Méridionale 3(4):1-188

Belongs to Costatumulus according to K. A. Badyrka et al. 2013

See also Chronic 1953, d'Orbigny 1842, Gabb 1877, Kozlowski 1914, Lee and Gu 1980 and Li et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Costatumulus altissima, Costatumulus amosi, Costatumulus bolchovitinovae, Costatumulus caparayensis, Costatumulus capillatus, Costatumulus circularis, Costatumulus crassicostatina, Costatumulus distortus, Costatumulus dongpanensis, Costatumulus expansa, Costatumulus farleyensis, Costatumulus fragosa, Costatumulus germanicus, Costatumulus halli, Costatumulus irwinensis, Costatumulus meritus, Costatumulus minor, Costatumulus occidentalis, Costatumulus papilionata, Costatumulus polliciformis, Costatumulus prolongata, Costatumulus sahnii, Costatumulus shengmiensis, Costatumulus sidorkini, Costatumulus tazawai, Costatumulus tumidus, Costatumulus yanagidae

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Bolivia (15 collections), China (1), United States (4: Texas)

• Carboniferous of Peru (1), United States (2: Texas)

Total: 23 collections each including a single occurrence

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