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Ploughsharella Liang 1982 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida

PaleoDB taxon number: 27806

Full reference: W. Liang. 1982. Brachiopod taxonomic names. Palaeontological Atlas of East China 2:186-256

Parent taxon: Productida according to A. Williams et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Balikunochonetes, Chaoina, Chonetidina, Chonopectella, Lyttoniidina, Parapulchratia, Pectenoproductus, Productidina, Pseudoantiquatonia, Santanghuia, Strophalosiidina, Uraloproductus

Subtaxa: Ploughsharella diminuta, Ploughsharella putaoshanensis

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Type: Ploughsharella putaoshanensis

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder