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Marginovatia Gordon, Jr. and Henry 1990 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Linoproductidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27625

Full reference: M. Gordon, Jr. and T. W. Henry. 1990. Marginovatia, a Mid-Carboniferous Genus of Linoproductid Brachiopods. Journal of Paleontology 64(4):532-551

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

Sister taxa: Amazonoproductus, Aurilinoproductus, Balakhonia, Cimmeriella, Coolkilella, Fluctuaria, Kasetia, Linoproductus, Mistproductus, Parapygmochonetes, Sublinoproductus

Subtaxa: Marginovatia aureocollis, Marginovatia catinulus, Marginovatia duodenaria, Marginovatia eurekensis, Marginovatia manardensis, Marginovatia minor, Marginovatia pumila, Marginovatia semicubicula

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Type: Marginovatia minor

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder