Eliva Frederiks 1924 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Spiriferidae

Parent taxon: Purdonellinae according to A. Williams et al. 2006

See also Sepkoski 2002 and Waterhouse 2004

Sister taxa: Aequalicosta, Darbandia, Domokhotia, Mirifusella, Nalivkiniella, Neomunella, Podtsheremia, Purdonella

Subtaxa: Eliva depressa Eliva lyra Eliva mignon Eliva panduriformis Eliva timorensis Eliva xinjiangensis

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Australia (1 collection), Canada (1: Nunavut), China (9), Indonesia (2), the Russian Federation (4)

• Carboniferous of China (1)

Total: 18 collections including 22 occurrences

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