Glyptomena rugulosa Zhan and Jin 2005 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Glyptomenidae

Full reference: R.-B. Zhan and J. Jin. 2005. Brachiopods from the Dashaba Formation (Middle Ordovician) of Sichuan Province, south-west China. Special Papers in Palaeontology 74:1-63

Belongs to Glyptomena according to R.-B. Zhan and J. Jin 2005

Sister taxa: Glyptomena brumalis, Glyptomena distans, Glyptomena karasuensis, Glyptomena kaskolica, Glyptomena onerosa, Glyptomena prisca, Glyptomena sculpturata, Glyptomena trippi

Type specimen: NIGP 134421, a shell

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Ordovician of China (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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