Probolionia Cooper 1957 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Productellidae

Full reference: G. A. Cooper. 1957. Permian brachiopods from central Oregon. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Contributions 134(12):1-79

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: Probolionia elongata Probolionia minor Probolionia posteroreticulata

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Type: Probolionia elongata

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of Mexico (1 collection), the Russian Federation (1), Thailand (2), United States (19: Oregon)

• Desmoinesian of United States (5: Utah)

Total: 28 collections including 31 occurrences

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