Mentzelia Quenstedt 1871 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferinida - Mentzeliidae

Parent taxon: Mentzeliinae according to W. H. He and Z. Q. Chen 2016

Sister taxa: Liaous, Paramentzelia

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Triassic of Austria (18 collections), Bosnia and Herzegovina (1), Bulgaria (1), China (45), Croatia (1), Germany (2), Hungary (36), Italy (35), New Caledonia (1), New Zealand (1), Romania (4), the Russian Federation (2), Serbia and Montenegro (4), Slovakia (12), Slovenia (2), Thailand (1), Vietnam (1)

• Permian of Pakistan (6)

Total: 173 collections including 205 occurrences

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