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Niutoushania chongqingensis

Strophomenata - Productida - Productidae

Taxonomy
Niutoushania chongqingensis was named by Chen (2005). Its type specimen is NMV P309641 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Daijiagou Section, Longtan Member 1 shellbed, Hechuan County, which is in a Wuchiapingian carbonate lime mudstone in the Longtan Formation of China.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2005Niutoushania chongqingensis Chen p. 355 figs. 12, 13A,B

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderProductidaSarycheva and Sokolskaya 1959
suborderProductidina
superfamilyProductoideaGray 1840
familyProductidaeGray 1840
subfamilyDictyoclostinae(Stehli 1954)
tribeDictyoclostiniStehli 1954
genusNiutoushania
specieschongqingensis

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitep
Locomotion: stationarysubo
Attached: yesp
Life habit: low-level epifaunalsubo
Diet: suspension feedersubo
Vision: blindc
Created: 2018-11-10 17:08:41
Modified: 2018-11-10 17:08:41
Source: subo = suborder, c = class, p = phylum
References: Aberhan et al. 2004, Williams et al. 2000

Age range: Wuchiapingian or 259.90000 to 254.17000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Wuchiapingian259.9 - 254.17China (Sichuan) Niutoushania chongqingensis (type locality: 56610)