Schwagerispira cheni Wang and Chen 2022 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Athyridida - Neoretziidae

Full reference: F. Y. Wang and J. Chen. 2022. Taxonomic names, in A new Early Triassic brachiopod fauna from southern Tibet, China: implications on brachiopod recovery and the late Smithian extinction in southern Tethys. Journal of Paleontology 96(Memoir 88):1-32

Belongs to Schwagerispira according to F. Y. Wang and J. Chen 2022

Sister taxa: Schwagerispira beneckei, Schwagerispira elegans, Schwagerispira fastosa, Schwagerispira fuchsi, Schwagerispira mojsisovicsi, Schwagerispira pinguis, Schwagerispira schwageri, Schwagerispira sichuanensis, Schwagerispira subcircularis

Type specimen: CUG SL-B-029, a shell

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of China (5 collections)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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