Ancorhynchia ignobilis Shen et al. 1992 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Wellerellidae

Alternative combination: Anchorhynchia ignobilis

Full reference: S. Z. Shen, X. L. He, and M. L. Zhu. 1992. Changxingian brachiopods from Zhongliang Hill of Chongqing, Sichuan Province. Stratigraphy and Palaeontology of Oil and Gas Bearing Areas in China 3:171-196

Belongs to Ancorhynchia according to H. T. Wu et al. 2019

See also Shen et al. 1992 and Shen and Shi 2007

Sister taxa: Ancorhynchia grandis, Ancorhynchia madoensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Beifengjing Section, Bed 26, Zhongliang Hill, which is in a Changhsingian open shallow subtidal packstone in the Changxing Formation of China

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of China (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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