Pseudodielasma Brill 1940 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Pseudodielasmatidae

Full reference: K. G. Brill. 1940. Brachiopods of the Whitehorse Sandstone, in Invertebrate fauna of the late Permian Whitehorse Sandstone. Geological Society America Bulletin 51:261-336

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Fredericksolasma, Levenolasma, Marinurnula, Oligothyrina, Pleurelasma, Pseudolowenstamia

Subtaxa: Pseudodielasma brilli Pseudodielasma gibberum Pseudodielasma globulum Pseudodielasma jipuensis Pseudodielasma lobatum Pseudodielasma magnum Pseudodielasma minor Pseudodielasma orientalum Pseudodielasma ovatum Pseudodielasma perplexa Pseudodielasma pingue Pseudodielasma pinyonense Pseudodielasma plicatum Pseudodielasma scutulatum Pseudodielasma subcirculare Pseudodielasma sulcatum

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Australia (2 collections), China (2), United States (45: Arizona, Oklahoma, Texas)

Total: 49 collections including 85 occurrences

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