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Tesikella Popov et al. 2002 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Leptellinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 121368

Full reference: L. E. Popov, L. R. M. Cocks, and I. F. Nikitin. 2002. Upper Ordovician brachiopods from the Anderken Formation, Kazakhstan: their ecology and systematics. Bulletin of the Natural History Museum, Geology Series 58(1):13-79

Parent taxon: Leptellinidae according to L. E. Popov et al. 2002

Sister taxa: Anchoramena, Leptellininae, Leptelloidinae, Leptestiininae, Palaeostrophomeninae

Subtaxa: Tesikella necopina

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Type: Tesikella necopina

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder