Spiriferella Tschernyschew 1902 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Spiriferellidae

Alternative spellings: Spirifer (Spiriferella), Spiriferina (Spiriferella)

Synonym: Tintoriella Angiolini 1996

Full reference: T. N. Tschernyschew. 1902. Verkhnekamennougol'nyya Brakhiopody Urala i Timana [Upper Carboniferous Brachiopods of the Urals and Timan]. Trudy Geologicheskago Komiteta 16(2):1-749

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

See also Reed 1944, Sepkoski 2002, Shen et al. 2001, Shen et al. 2003, Tschernyschew 1902 and Waterhouse 2004

Sister taxa: Alispiriferella, Archboldiella, Arcullina, Bamberina, Elivina, Elivininae, Eridmatus, Hunzininae, Plicatospiriferella, Spiriferellinae, Spiriferelloides, Timaniella, Tipispirifer

Subtaxa: Spiriferella antefurcata Spiriferella arctica Spiriferella bituchensis Spiriferella borealica Spiriferella burgaliensis Spiriferella calcarata Spiriferella clypeata Spiriferella consimilis Spiriferella embrithes Spiriferella gloverae Spiriferella gravis Spiriferella grunti Spiriferella hinganensis Spiriferella hoskingae Spiriferella interplicata Spiriferella jilongensis Spiriferella keilhavii Spiriferella keilhaviiformis Spiriferella lata Spiriferella legrandblaini Spiriferella levis Spiriferella loveni Spiriferella magna Spiriferella modesta Spiriferella mugunica Spiriferella nepalensis Spiriferella orientensis Spiriferella ovata Spiriferella persaranae Spiriferella personata Spiriferella primaeva Spiriferella propria Spiriferella pseudodraschei Spiriferella pseudotibetana Spiriferella rajah Spiriferella salteri Spiriferella saranae Spiriferella scobina Spiriferella scobinoidea Spiriferella scopulosus Spiriferella simplex Spiriferella sinica Spiriferella subsalteri Spiriferella sulcifer Spiriferella supplanta Spiriferella tetralobata Spiriferella turusica Spiriferella unicostata Spiriferella vaskovskii Spiriferella vojnowskii Spiriferella wangi Spiriferella wimanni Spiriferella yukonensis

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Leonard of Canada (3: Yukon collections)

• Wolfcamp of Canada (5: Yukon)

• Permian of Australia (22), Canada (139: British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Yukon), China (67), Greece (1), Greenland (36), India (5), Indonesia (5), Japan (6), Malaysia (4), Mexico (6), Mongolia (14), Nepal (53), New Zealand (5), Pakistan (8), the Russian Federation (28), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (6), Tajikistan (1), Thailand (5), United States (136: Alaska, California, Nevada, Oregon, Texas)

• Pennsylvanian of Canada (1: Nunavut), United States (2: Alaska)

• Osagean of Canada (1: Northwest Territories)

• Carboniferous of Canada (21: Northwest Territories, Yukon), South Korea (3)

Total: 583 collections including 635 occurrences

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