Urushtenia (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Aulostegidae

Alternative spelling: Productus (Urushtenia)

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

See also Licharew 1937, Muir-Wood and Cooper 1960 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Chonosteges, Chonostegoides, Costisteges, Urushtenoidea

Subtaxa: Urushtenia arguta Urushtenia grandicosta Urushtenia khmeriana Urushtenia murina Urushtenia paracrenulata Urushtenia paramaceus Urushtenia permica Urushtenia pseudomedusa Urushtenia yanjiensis Urushtenia zhongbaensis

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Type: Productus pseudomedusa

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Cambodia (1 collection), China (4), the Russian Federation (10), Slovenia (1), Thailand (13), Ukraine (4)

Total: 33 collections including 35 occurrences

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