Eolyttonia (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Lyttoniidae

Synonym: Paraleptodus Lee and Gu 1980

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Cardinocrania, Collemataria, Coscinophora, Gubleria, Keyserlingina, Leptodus, Loxophragmus, Matanoleptodus, Oldhamina, Oldhaminella, Pararigbyella, Petasmaia, Pirgulia

Subtaxa: Eolyttonia carnica Eolyttonia catilla Eolyttonia chaotica Eolyttonia circularis Eolyttonia cornucopia Eolyttonia diabloensis Eolyttonia fredericksi Eolyttonia gigantea Eolyttonia mira Eolyttonia nakazawai Eolyttonia parviconica Eolyttonia phialiforma Eolyttonia pocillata Eolyttonia progressa

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Type: Oldhamina (Lyttonia) mira

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of China (1 collection), Japan (8), Malaysia (1), Thailand (3), United States (128: Texas)

Total: 141 collections including 165 occurrences

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