Neospirifer Fredericks 1919 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Trigonotretidae

Alternative spelling: Spirifer (Neospirifer)

Synonym: Wadispirifer Waterhouse 2004

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

See also Reed 1944, Sepkoski 2002, Shen et al. 2003 and Williams et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Betaneospirifer, Blasispirifer, Cartorhium, Costatispirifer, Crassispirifer, Cratispirifer, Fasciculatia, Fusispirifer, Gibbospirifer, Gypospirifer, Imperiospira, Kaninospirifer, Lepidospirifer, Occidalia, Pondospirifer, Saltospirifer, Septospirifer

Subtaxa: Neospirifer (Neospirifer) Neospirifer (Quadrospira) Neospirifer amphigyus Neospirifer amplus Neospirifer apothescelus Neospirifer arthurtonensis Neospirifer bakeri Neospirifer cameratiformis Neospirifer cameratus Neospirifer campbelli Neospirifer chivatschensis Neospirifer concentricus Neospirifer crassiconchialis Neospirifer dunbari Neospirifer fasciger Neospirifer foordi Neospirifer formulosus Neospirifer goreii Neospirifer gortani Neospirifer grandis Neospirifer grandis Neospirifer huecoensis Neospirifer incipiens Neospirifer invisus Neospirifer kansasensis Neospirifer kimsari Neospirifer koewbaidhoni Neospirifer lanceolatus Neospirifer latus Neospirifer licharewi Neospirifer mansuetus Neospirifer mengjiushanensis Neospirifer neali Neospirifer neocameratus Neospirifer neostriatus Neospirifer notialis Neospirifer omolonensis Neospirifer orientalis Neospirifer paranitiensis Neospirifer parenensis Neospirifer permicus Neospirifer placidus Neospirifer plana Neospirifer praenuntius Neospirifer pseudonitiensis Neospirifer rhomboidalis Neospirifer rhomboides Neospirifer shenshuensis Neospirifer snjatkovi Neospirifer sodalis Neospirifer sterlitamakensis Neospirifer striatus Neospirifer subfasciger Neospirifer subovalis Neospirifer tajmyrica Neospirifer tegulatus Neospirifer tricostatus Neospirifer trimuensis Neospirifer triplicatus Neospirifer undatus Neospirifer vagaensis Neospirifer venezuelensis Neospirifer wynneiformis Spirifer (Neospirifer) bakeri Spirifer (Neospirifer) huecoensis Wadispirifer hongdeensis Wadispirifer ravana

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Leonard of United States (1: Montana collection)

• Permian of Afghanistan (9), Australia (69), Austria (1), Bolivia (1), Canada (13: British Columbia, Nunavut, Yukon), China (59), East Timor (1), Guatemala (1), India (7), Indonesia (6), Japan (4), Malaysia (2), Mexico (3), Mongolia (2), Nepal (12), New Zealand (15), Oman (13), Pakistan (147), the Russian Federation (59), Slovenia (1), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (1), Thailand (8), United States (177: Alaska, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Oregon, Texas, Wyoming), Venezuela (4), Vietnam (1)

• Virgilian of United States (100: Illinois, Kansas, Nevada, New Mexico, Ohio, Texas)

• Desmoinesian of United States (87: Kansas, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Utah)

• Atokan of United States (2: Missouri, Nevada)

• Pennsylvanian of United States (1: Alaska)

• Westphalian of Australia (1)

• Namurian of Argentina (1), Australia (7)

• Chesterian of United States (2: Montana)

• Carboniferous to Permian of United States (1: California)

• Carboniferous of Afghanistan (2), Argentina (4), Australia (4), Brazil (1), China (2), Egypt (4), Malaysia (3), Morocco (1), Peru (3), the Russian Federation (2), the United Kingdom (8), United States (206: Alaska, Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, New mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, Wyoming)

• Mississippian of United States (4: Alaska, Arizona, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Utah, California)

Total: 1063 collections including 1187 occurrences

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