Acta Palaeontologica Polonica

Genus Poloniproductus nov. (Brachiopoda, Devonian)

Gertruda Biernat and Stanislas S. Lazarev

Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 33 (1), 1988: 59-71

A new devonoproductid genus Poloniproductus is described with the Eifelian Productella varians Biernat, 1966 as a type species. The Devonoproductinae MuirWood et Cooper are elevated to the familial rank. Taxonomic and evolutionary aspects of the genus and family are briefly discussed.

Key words: Brachiopoda, phylogeny, taxonomy, Middle Devonian, Eifelian, Poland.

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