PaleoDB taxon number: 186856
Full reference: A. G. Klets. 1987. Brachiopods of the family Elythidae from the Lower Permian of the Khabarovsk Territory. Paleontological Journal 21:31-36
Sister taxa: Spirelytha borealis, Spirelytha buravasi, Spirelytha fredericksi, Spirelytha kashirtsevi, Spirelytha kislakovi, Spirelytha magna, Spirelytha miloradovichi, Spirelytha pavlovae, Spirelytha petaliformis, Spirelytha sheii, Spirelytha stepanoviana
Type specimen: PGO k-1438-2/7, a valve (Ventral valve). Its type locality is Yudoma River K-1438, Khanalichan-Khayrindzha Watershed, which is in a Roadian marine siliciclastic in the Marsrutninskaya Formation of the Russian Federation.
Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder
Average measurements (in mm): valve 30.8 x 39.9