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Geothomasia Waterhouse 1998 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Ingelarellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 134621

Alternative spelling: Tomiopsis (Geothomasia)

Full reference: J. B. Waterhouse. 1998. Ingelarelloidea (Spiriferida: Brachiopoda) from Australia and New Zealand, and reclassification of Ingelarellidae and Notospiriferidae. Earthwise 1:1-46

Parent taxon: Ingelarellinae according to A. Williams et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Ambikella, Fredericksia, Ingelarella, Johndearia, Martiniopsis, Tabellina, Tigillumia, Tomiopsis

Subtaxa: Geothomasia branxtonensis, Geothomasia profunda, Geothomasia symmetrica, Geothomasia teicherti, Geothomasia valida

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Type: Tomiopsis teicherti

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder