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Paramentzelia Xu 1978 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferinida - Mentzeliidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 29495

Full reference: G. R. Xu. 1978. Triassic Brachiopoda. Palaeontological Atlas of Southwest China - Sichuan Volume 2:267-314

Parent taxon: Mentzeliinae according to W. H. He and Z. Q. Chen 2016

Sister taxa: Liaous, Mentzelia

Subtaxa: Paramentzelia ovata, Paramentzelia subsphaerica

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Type: Paramentzelia ovata

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder