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Urushtenoidea Jin and Hu 1978 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Aulostegidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 28110

Synonym: Uncisteges (taxon 28102)

Full reference: Y. G. Jin and S. Z. Hu. 1978. Brachiopods of the Kuhfeng Formation in south Anhui and Nanking Hills. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 17(2):101-127

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

Sister taxa: Chonosteges, Chonostegoides, Costisteges, Urushtenia

Subtaxa: Urushtenoidea chaoi, Urushtenoidea costulata, Urushtenoidea crenulata, Urushtenoidea maceus, Urushtenoidea obscura

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder