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Elliottella transversalis Stehli 1954 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Productellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 125869

Alternative combination: Psilonotus transversalis

Full reference: F.G. Stehli. 1954. Lower Leonardian Brachiopoda of the Sierra Diablo. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 105(3):257-358

Belongs to Elliottella according to Z. Q. Chen and G. R. Shi 2006

Sister taxa: Elliottella minima, Elliottella multicostata, Elliottella varicostata

Type specimen: AMNH 27503/2:1, 1:1, 1:2, 1:3

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): valve 15.4 x 21.7