Aulosteges von Helmersen 1847 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Aulostegidae

Alternative spelling: Strophalosia (Aulosteges)

Full reference: G. von Helmersen. 1847. Mittheilungen an Professor Bronn gerichtet. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Geognosie, Geologie und Petrefakten-Kunde 1847:330-331

Parent taxon: Aulosteginae according to A. Williams et al. 2000

See also Muir-Wood and Cooper 1960, Sepkoski 2002 and Shumard 1859

Sister taxa: Carilya, Colemanosteges, Lipanteris, Megasteges, Reedoconcha, Taeniothaerus, Wyatkina

Subtaxa: Aulosteges baracoodensis Aulosteges dalhousi Aulosteges fragilis Aulosteges horrescens Aulosteges ingens Aulosteges lineata Aulosteges lyndonensis Aulosteges transversa Aulosteges trimuensis Aulosteges virilis Aulosteges wangenheimi Aulosteges wynnei

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of Australia (6 collections), China (7), Indonesia (1), Japan (2), New Zealand (1), Pakistan (23), the Russian Federation (23), Thailand (2), United States (1: Texas)

Total: 66 collections including 72 occurrences

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