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Retimarginifera Waterhouse 1970 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Productellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27879

Full reference: J. B. Waterhouse. 1970. Permian brachiopod Retimarginifera n. gen. n. sp. from the Byro Group of Carnarvon Basin, Western Australia. Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia 53(4):120-128

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

Sister taxa: Anemonaria, Caricula, Caucasoproductus, Elliottella, Hexiproductus, Hystriculina, Jiguliconcha, Jinomarginifera, Lamnimargus, Lampangella, Liosotella, Oncosarina, Paucispinifera, Shanxiproductus, Strigospina, Transennatia

Subtaxa: Retimarginifera alata, Retimarginifera aliensis, Retimarginifera celeteria, Retimarginifera gaetanii, Retimarginifera lapparenti, Retimarginifera perforata, Retimarginifera praelecta, Retimarginifera waterhousei, Retimarginifera xizangensis

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder