Phricodothyris (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Elythidae

Synonyms: Condrathyris Minato 1951, Neophricadothyris Likharev 1934, Neophricodothyris Likharev 1934, Squamularia (Neophricodothyris) Likharev 1934

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

See also Fantini Sestini 1965, Hoare 1961, Reed 1944 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Astegosia, Bullarina, Nebenothyris, Permophricodothyris, Spirifer guadalupensis

Subtaxa: Condrathyris perplexa Neophricadothyris conara Neophricadothyris crassibecca Neophricadothyris transversa Phricodothyris asiatica Phricodothyris bachuensis Phricodothyris bella Phricodothyris catatona Phricodothyris dispar Phricodothyris echinata Phricodothyris guadalupensis Phricodothyris guizhouensis Phricodothyris indenta Phricodothyris kawaiensis Phricodothyris longlinensis Phricodothyris nummulina Phricodothyris occidentalis Phricodothyris pyriformis Phricodothyris reticulariformis Phricodothyris septata Phricodothyris sibirica Phricodothyris subrostrata Phricodothyris tieliensis Phricodothyris toriyamai Phricodothyris uzunbulakensis Phricodothyris xikouensis Squamularia (Neophricodothyris) attenuata Squamularia (Neophricodothyris) baralensis Squamularia (Neophricodothyris) bilotensis Squamularia (Neophricodothyris) frechi Squamularia (Neophricodothyris) oviformis Squamularia (Neophricodothyris) spatulata

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Afghanistan (3 collections), Armenia (4), Australia (4), Azerbaijan (2), Bolivia (26), Canada (3: Nunavut), China (60), Croatia (2), Indonesia (1), Iran (14), Italy (2), Japan (6), Malaysia (2), Nepal (8), New Zealand (1), Pakistan (18), Peru (4), the Russian Federation (12), Thailand (1), Ukraine (3), United States (71: Alaska, California, Texas, Utah)

• Virgilian of United States (2: New Mexico, Texas)

• Desmoinesian of United States (1: Utah)

• Pennsylvanian of China (1)

• Carboniferous of Australia (2), Bolivia (4), Brazil (1), Canada (3: Nunavut), China (3), Ireland (3), Libya (1), Malaysia (1), Peru (1), South Korea (1), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (19), United States (21: Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nevada, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas)

• Mississippian of Canada (1: Northwest Territories)

Total: 313 collections including 333 occurrences

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