Derbyia crassa Meek and Hayden 1858 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Orthotetida - Derbyiidae

Alternative combinations: Derbya crassa, Orthisina crassa

Full reference: F. B. Meek and F.V. Hayden. 1858. Remarks oon the Lower Cretaceous beds of Kansas and Nebraska, together with descriptions of some new species of Carboniferous fossils from the valley of Kansas River. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia 1858:256-264

Belongs to Derbyia according to T. Shintani 2011

See also Girty 1915, Hoare 1961, Meek and Hayden 1858, Mudge et al. 1962 and Tschernyschew 1902

Sister taxa: Derbya robusta, Derbyia achengensis, Derbyia acutangula, Derbyia acutiplicata, Derbyia altestriata, Derbyia arellanoi, Derbyia arizonensis, Derbyia auriplexa, Derbyia baroghilensis, Derbyia bella, Derbyia bilobata, Derbyia buchi, Derbyia buriensis, Derbyia carteri, Derbyia cincinnata, Derbyia complicata, Derbyia crenulata, Derbyia cymbula, Derbyia daliangensis, Derbyia deltauriculata, Derbyia dirata, Derbyia diversa, Derbyia dorsosulcata, Derbyia duomaensis, Derbyia dupliciseptata, Derbyia elevata, Derbyia elongata, Derbyia expansa, Derbyia exserta, Derbyia filosa, Derbyia gigantea, Derbyia grandis, Derbyia guidingensis, Derbyia hardmani, Derbyia haroubi, Derbyia hemisphaerica, Derbyia hooserensis, Derbyia informis, Derbyia laqueata, Derbyia lotanggangensis, Derbyia metzi, Derbyia mongolica, Derbyia multicostellatus, Derbyia mutabilis, Derbyia nasuta, Derbyia nigpi, Derbyia nipponica, Derbyia otoeis, Derbyia pannucia, Derbyia pannuciella, Derbyia pararegularis, Derbyia parasitica, Derbyia plicatella, Derbyia postplicatella, Derbyia profunda, Derbyia regis, Derbyia regularis, Derbyia rudicula, Derbyia sakamotozawensis, Derbyia schellwieni, Derbyia scitula, Derbyia scobina, Derbyia senbaensis, Derbyia simplicis, Derbyia speciosa, Derbyia striolata, Derbyia strophomenoidea, Derbyia subaurita, Derbyia subsinuata, Derbyia sulca, Derbyia sulcata, Derbyia sultanensis, Derbyia texta, Derbyia vercherei, Derbyia waageni, Derbyia wabaunseensis, Derbyia yeerqiangensis, Derbyia yongjiensis, Derbyia yukisawensis, Derbyia (Plicatoderbyia) aemula, Pseudoderbyia netschajewi

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Japan (2 collections), United States (2: Kansas)

• Virgilian of United States (15: Illinois, Maryland, Ohio, Texas)

• Desmoinesian of United States (55: Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania)

• Atokan of United States (1: Missouri)

• Carboniferous of United States (82: Arizona, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Nebraska, Nevada, New mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah)

Total: 157 collections including 158 occurrences

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.