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†subfamily Pterospiriferinae Waterhouse 1975 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Strophopleuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 127306

Full reference: J. B. Waterhouse. 1975. New Permian and Triassic brachiopod taxa. Papers - Department of Geology, University of Queensland 7(1):1-23

Parent taxon: Strophopleuridae according to A. Williams et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Bashkiriinae, Strophopleurinae

Subtaxa: Alispirifer, Haplospirifer, Johncarteria, Pteroplecta, Pterospirifer, Spiriferinaella, Xizispirifer

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder