Licharewia (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferinida - Licharewiidae

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Kyutepia, Labuella, Nahoniella, Neotumarinia, Olgerdia, Orulgania, Penzhinella, Permospirifer, Pyramidathyris, Tumarinia, Tuotalania

Subtaxa: Licharewia angustiplicata Licharewia curvirostris Licharewia grewingki Licharewia multiplicata Licharewia neosibirica Licharewia phalaena Licharewia rugulata Licharewia schrenki Licharewia stuckenbergi Licharewia tsaregradskyi Licharewia tumida Licharewia voengaensis Licharewia yichunensis

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Wolfcamp of Canada (3: Yukon collections)

• Permian of Australia (3), Canada (1: Nunavut), China (12), New Zealand (1), the Russian Federation (28), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (4), United States (2: Alaska), Vietnam (1)

• Namurian of Australia (1)

• Carboniferous of Australia (3)

Total: 59 collections including 73 occurrences

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