Pustula (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Echinoconchidae

Alternative spelling: Productus (Pustula)

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

See also Brunton and Champion 1974, Licharew 1937 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Etheridgina, Scutepustula, Septarinia

Subtaxa: Productus (Pustula) cubanicus Productus (Pustula) gortani Productus (Pustula) vagansiformis Pustula baicalensis Pustula gyroflexa Pustula pertenuis

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Germany (1 collection)

• Triassic of India (1)

• Permian to Triassic of India (1)

• Permian of China (1), Mongolia (2), the Russian Federation (16), United States (13: Alaska, Texas)

• Virgilian of United States (1: Ohio)

• Osagean of Canada (1: Northwest Territories), United States (1: Montana)

• Carboniferous of Australia (17), Canada (7: Alberta, Nunavut), China (3), Ireland (3), Libya (1), the United Kingdom (30), United States (16: Alaska, Missouri, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas)

• Mississippian of United States (7: Alaska)

Total: 122 collections including 185 occurrences

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