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Spiriferellina vercherei Waagen 1883 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Triploblastica

PaleoDB taxon number: 175771

Alternative combination: Spiriferina vercherei

Full reference: W. Waagen. 1883. Productus Limestone Fossils, Part IV, fas. 2. Salt Range Fossils, Palaeontologia Indica, Series 13 1(4):391-546

Belongs to Spiriferellina according to M. E. Clapham 2015

Sister taxa: Spiriferellina aduncata, Spiriferellina aequiplicata, Spiriferellina altiplecusformis, Spiriferellina anguliplica, Spiriferellina baywullensis, Spiriferellina bilotensis, Spiriferellina cambodgiensis, Spiriferellina cristata, Spiriferellina discoformis, Spiriferellina disparata, Spiriferellina elegantula, Spiriferellina enteleteformis, Spiriferellina excelens, Spiriferellina hilli, Spiriferellina hochuanensis, Spiriferellina lacunosa, Spiriferellina lata, Spiriferellina nanbuensis, Spiriferellina nasuta, Spiriferellina nasuta, Spiriferellina neerkolensis, Spiriferellina netschajewi, Spiriferellina nuda, Spiriferellina orientalis, Spiriferellina paucicostata, Spiriferellina pauciplicata, Spiriferellina pokrowskensis, Spiriferellina quadriplicata, Spiriferellina quantula, Spiriferellina rouxi, Spiriferellina tareica, Spiriferellina tricosa, Spiriferellina triquetra, Spiriferellina vescula, Spiriferellina yanagidai, Spiriferellina zewanensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Rotta Roh, yellow sandy marl, Upper Productus-limestone, Khisor Range, which is in a Changhsingian carbonate marl in the Chhidru Formation of Pakistan

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): shell 21.0 x 45.0