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†superfamily Orthotetoidea Waagen 1884 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Orthotetida

PaleoDB taxon number: 104001

Full reference: W. Waagen. 1884. Productus Limestone Fossils, Part IV, fas. 3. Salt Range Fossils, Palaeontologia Indica, Series 13 1(4):547-610

Parent taxon: Orthotetida according to P. Musteikis and L. R. M. Cocks 2004

Sister taxa: Orthotetidina, Triplesiidina

Subtaxa: Derbyiidae, Meekellidae, Orthotetellidae, Orthotetidae, Pulsiidae, Schuchertellidae

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder