Pseudopygoides Xu 1978 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida

Full reference: G. R. Xu. 1978. Triassic Brachiopoda. Palaeontological Atlas of Southwest China - Sichuan Volume 2:267-314

Parent taxon: Dielasmatoidea according to A. Williams et al. 2007

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Adygellopsis, Angustothyrididae, Antzeilleridae, Athyrorhynchia, Beecheriidae, Dielasmatidae, Gillediidae, Heterelasminidae, Juvavellidae, Paradygella, Proanadyrella, Pseudodielasmatidae, Pseudoharttina, Thyratryaria, Zugmayeriidae

Subtaxa: Pseudopygoides jueyongensis

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Type: Pseudopygoides jueyongensis

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Jueyong, Jomda County (Triassic of China)

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