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Asiapatella Parkhaev and Demidenko 2010 (mollusk)

Helcionelloida - Helcionellida - Helcionellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 185918

Synonym: Pseudopatella Esakova and Zhegallo 1996 [replaced name] (taxon 71131)

Full reference: P. Y. Parkhaev and Y. Demidenko. 2010. Zooproblematica and mollusca from the Lower Cambrian Meishucun section (Yunnan, China) and taxonomy and systematics of the Cambrian small shelly fossils of China. Paleontological Journal 44(8):883-1161

Parent taxon: Helcionellinae according to P. Y. Parkhaev and Y. Demidenko 2010

Sister taxa: Absidaticonus, Aegitellus, Anabaroconus, Anhuiconus, Anuliconus, Asperconella, Auricullina, Bemella, Calyptroconus, Capitoconus, Chuiliella, Cycloholcus, Daedalia, Emarginoconus, Eocyrtolites, Fenqiaronia, Figurina, Ginella, Guadalquivirospira, Hampilina, Hampilininae, Helcionella, Hispanoconus, Hujiagouella, Igorella, Kuonamkaella, Lenoconus, Leptostega, Manasoconus, Marocella, Miroconulus, Nyuella, Oelandia, Oelandiella, Papilloconus, Pararaconus, Paucella, Pedrocheotheca, Perssuakiella, Postacanthella, Prosinuites, Protowenella, Pseudomyona, Pseudopollicina, Randomia, Salanyella, Securiconus, Tannuella, Totoralia, Truncatoconus, Yangtzeconinae

Subtaxa: Asiapatella sinuata, Asiapatella undulata

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Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal detritivore