Alternative combination: Araeonema novamexicana
Full reference: B. S. Kues. 2004. Stratigraphy and brachiopod and molluscan paleontology of the Red Tanks Formation (Madera Group) near the Pennsylvanian–Permian boundary, Lucero uplift, west-central New Mexico. Carboniferous–Permian transition at Carrizo Arroyo, central New Mexico 25:143-210
Sister taxa: Araeonema clathratus, Araeonema microspirulata, Araeonema nacreformis, Araeonema osterholzensis, Araeonema panthalassica, Araeonema problematicum, Araeonema tenuistriata, Araeonema virgatum
Type specimen: UNM 13,327, a shell. Its type locality is Locality 11-M-1, La Luz Canyon, which is in a Gzhelian carbonate limestone/limestone in the Laborcita Formation of New Mexico.
Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder
• Virgilian of United States (3: New Mexico collections)
• Carboniferous of United States (1: New Mexico)
Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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