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Elliottella varicostata Cooper and Grant 1975 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Productellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 125475

Full reference: G. A. Cooper and R. E. Grant. 1975. Permian Brachiopods of West Texas, III. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 19:795-1921

Belongs to Elliottella according to G. A. Cooper and R. E. Grant 1975

Sister taxa: Elliottella minima, Elliottella multicostata, Elliottella transversalis

Type specimen: USNM 152706n, a shell (Articulated shell)

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): shell 12.0 x 15.2