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Juxoldhamina spicula Liang 1990 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Lyttoniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 190662

Full reference: W. P. Liang. 1990. Lengwu Formation of Permian and its Brachiopod Fauna in Zhejiang Province. Geological Memoirs 2(10):1-522

Belongs to Loxophragmus according to M. E. Clapham 2015

Sister taxa: Juxoldhamina imparilisa, Loxophragmus ellipticus, Loxophragmus kuzishanensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Lengwu, upper Shiziling Member, Tonglu, which is in a Capitanian coastal marl/limestone in the Lengwu Formation of China

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder