Uncinunellina shikokuensis Yanagida and Hirata 1969 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Wellerellidae

Full reference: J. Yanagida and M. Hirata. 1969. Lower Permian brachiopods from Nakakubo, west-central Shikoku, Japan. Transactions and Proceedings of the Paleontological Society of Japan, N.S. 73:89-111

Belongs to Uncinunellina according to J. Yanagida and M. Hirata 1969

Sister taxa: Uncinunellina amor, Uncinunellina exilis, Uncinunellina hayasakai, Uncinunellina jabiensis, Uncinunellina mitigata, Uncinunellina mongolica, Uncinunellina multicostata, Uncinunellina multiplicata, Uncinunellina piqiangensis, Uncinunellina postera, Uncinunellina pulchra, Uncinunellina rotunda, Uncinunellina sangzhiensis, Uncinunellina siculus, Uncinunellina tenuis, Uncinunellina timorensis, Uncinunellina wangenheimi

Type specimen: GK-D 30244. Its type locality is Nakakubo, Yanadani-mura, Kamiukena-gun, Ehime Prefecture, which is in an Asselian carbonate packstone in the Nakakubo Formation of Japan.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Nakakubo, Yanadani-mura, Kamiukena-gun, Ehime Prefecture

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