Angustothyris qingyanensis Guo et al. 2019 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Angustothyrididae

Full reference: Z. Guo, Z.-Q. Chen, and D. A. T. Harper. 2019. The Anisian (Middle Triassic) brachiopod fauna from Qingyan, Guizhou, south-western China. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 1-55

Belongs to Angustothyris according to Z. Guo et al. 2019

Sister taxa: Angustothyris angustaeformis, Angustothyris concava, Angustothyris dagysi, Angustothyris ladina, Angustothyris raxana

Type specimen: BGEG WCP10017. Its type locality is Wachangpo, Qingyan (BGEG collection), which is in a Pelsonian/Illyrian coastal mudstone/limestone in the Qingyan Formation of China.

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of China (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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