Lepismatina Wang 1955 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferinida - Lepismatinidae

Synonym: Costispiriferina Dagys 1974

Parent taxon: Lepismatininae according to Z. Guo et al. 2019

See also Sepkoski 2002 and Williams et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Altoplicatella, Pseudolepismatina

Subtaxa: Costispiriferina asiatica Costispiriferina manca Costispiriferina pittensis Costispiriferina terekhovi Costispiriferina viligensis Lepismatina arctica Lepismatina hsui Lepismatina lenaensis Lepismatina lilangensis Lepismatina mansfieldi Lepismatina qilianensis Lepismatina rara Lepismatina shalshalensis Lepismatina sinucosta Lepismatina sinucosta

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Triassic of China (35 collections), East Timor (1), India (1), the Russian Federation (19), United States (4: Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Wyoming), Yemen (4)

Total: 64 collections including 67 occurrences

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