Marginifera Waagen 1884 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Productellidae

Alternative spelling: Productus (Marginifera)

Full reference: W. Waagen. 1884. Productus Limestone Fossils, Part IV, fas. 4. Salt Range Fossils, Palaeontologia Indica, Series 13 1(4):611-728

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

See also Licharew 1937, Sepkoski 2002 and Shen et al. 2003

Sister taxa: Entacanthadus, Jipuproductus, Otariella, Probolionia, Spinomarginifera

Subtaxa: Marginifera (Arenaria) Marginifera (Marginifera) Marginifera (Nesiotia) Marginifera aliensis Marginifera altimontana Marginifera andreai Marginifera bicostala Marginifera brevisulcata Marginifera carniolica Marginifera costalliformis Marginifera costellata Marginifera elongatoides Marginifera ganota Marginifera gobiensis Marginifera haydenensis Marginifera hubeiensis Marginifera involuta Marginifera jalaidensis Marginifera juresanensis Marginifera lebedevi Marginifera longispina Marginifera madagascariensis Marginifera magniplicata Marginifera minor Marginifera morrisi Marginifera multicostellata Marginifera nathorstfjordensis Marginifera nesiotes Marginifera orvini Marginifera parahimalayensis Marginifera planocosta Marginifera popovkaensis Marginifera profundosulcata Marginifera qaganqulutica Marginifera qamarensis Marginifera rimuensis Marginifera schartimiensiformis Marginifera schellwieni Marginifera semigratiosa Marginifera septentrionalis Marginifera sexcostata Marginifera spinulifera Marginifera tetraspina Marginifera timanica Marginifera unsulcata Marginifera uralica Marginifera yanhuensis Marginifera zhongbaensis Productus (Marginifera) acutocurvatus Productus (Marginifera) gerassimovi Productus (Marginifera) nikchitchi Productus (Marginifera) simkini Productus (Marginifera) spatiosus Productus (Marginifera) subornatus

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Triassic of India (1 collection)

• Permian to Triassic of India (3)

• Permian of Afghanistan (5), Armenia (5), Austria (1), Azerbaijan (7), Cambodia (1), Canada (3: Nunavut), China (77), Croatia (2), East Timor (1), Greece (22), Greenland (5), Indonesia (2), Iran (7), Japan (1), Madagascar (1), Malaysia (1), Mexico (9), Mongolia (3), Nepal (4), Oman (1), Pakistan (221), the Russian Federation (20), Slovenia (2), Tajikistan (1), Thailand (17), Turkey (3), Ukraine (3), the United Arab Emirates (1), United States (98: Alaska, Arizona, Kansas, Oregon, Texas)

• Desmoinesian of United States (12: New Mexico, Oklahoma)

• Pennsylvanian of Canada (1: Nunavut)

• Chesterian of United States (1: Montana)

• Carboniferous of China (5), United States (38: Alaska, Kansas, Kentucky, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Utah, Wyoming)

• Mississippian of United States (2: Alaska, Arizona)

Total: 587 collections including 737 occurrences

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