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Spinomarginifera kathwaiensis Waterhouse and Gupta 1983 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Productellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 131018

Full reference: J. B. Waterhouse and V. J. Gupta. 1983. An early Djulfian (Permian) brachiopod faunule from upper Shyok Valley, Karakorum Range, and the implcations for dating of allied faunas from Iran and Pakistan DATA NOT ENTERED: SEE M. Clapham FOR DETAILS. Contributions to Himalayan Geology 2: Stratigraphy and Structure of Kashmir and Ladakh Himalaya 188-233

Belongs to Spinomarginifera according to J. B. Waterhouse and V. J. Gupta 1983

Sister taxa: Spinomarginifera alpha, Spinomarginifera ciliata, Spinomarginifera ciliata, Spinomarginifera costata, Spinomarginifera desgodinsi, Spinomarginifera giganta, Spinomarginifera grandis, Spinomarginifera helica, Spinomarginifera intercedens, Spinomarginifera iranica, Spinomarginifera janus, Spinomarginifera jiaozishanensis, Spinomarginifera kueichowensis, Spinomarginifera labaensis, Spinomarginifera lopingensiformis, Spinomarginifera lopingensis, Spinomarginifera niulanshanensis, Spinomarginifera plana, Spinomarginifera plena, Spinomarginifera pseudosintanensis, Spinomarginifera punctatus, Spinomarginifera pygmaea, Spinomarginifera qaidamensis, Spinomarginifera qiaotingensis, Spinomarginifera shizhongensis, Spinomarginifera sichuanensis, Spinomarginifera spatiosa, Spinomarginifera spinosocostata, Spinomarginifera subcylindrica, Spinomarginifera sulcata, Spinomarginifera tuberculatiformis, Spinomarginifera yuduensis, Haydenoides orientalis

Type specimen: USNM 153712, a valve (Ventral valve)

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): valve 6.08 x 8.01