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Chenxianoproductus Liao and Meng 1986 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Echinoconchidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27207

Alternative spelling: Chengxiangoproductus

Full reference: Z. T. Liao and F. Y. Meng. 1986. Late Changxingian brachiopods from Huatang of Chenxian County, southern Hunan. Memoir of the Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, Academia Sinica 22:71-97

Parent taxon: Echinoconchini according to Z. Q. Chen 2005

Sister taxa: Echinaria, Echinoconchus, Stepanoconchus

Subtaxa: Chenxianoproductus abrendanensis, Chenxianoproductus changxingensis, Chenxianoproductus intercedens, Chenxianoproductus nachodkensis, Chenxianoproductus nitens

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Type: Chenxianoproductus nitens

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder