Tegulispirifer Poletaev 2000 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida

Full reference: V. I. Poletaev. 2000. Donispirifer and Tegulispirifer - New Middle to Late Carboniferous Spiriferids from Eurasia. Paleontologicheskiy Zhurnal 2000(3):50-57

Parent taxon: Spiriferida according to V. I. Poletaev 2000

Sister taxa: Artospirifer, Boucotia, Callicalyptella, Colongina, Costanoplia, Cratospirifer, Crinisaria, Delthyridina, Donispirifer, Fimbrispiriferidae, Hollardiella, Iliella, Kalitvella, Kimatothyris, Luofuia, Notanoplia, Notoparmella, Ornothyrella, Paracomposita, Paracostanoplia, Paraplicanoplia, Pararhynchospirina, Parunicinella, Plicambocoelia, Plicanoplites, Plicatosyrinx, Pustulatia, Rariella, Septaparmella, Serrulatrypa, Sikasella, Spiriferidina, Tangxiangia, Thecideidina, Turganiella, Weibeia, Xenospirifer

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Spiriferids of the Donets Basin, Popasnaya (Luganskaya Oblast) (Carboniferous of Ukraine)

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