PaleoDB taxon number: 249118
Full reference: G. A. Cooper. 1983. The Terebratulacea (Brachiopoda) Triassic to Recent: a study of the brachidia (loops). Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 50:1-290
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: USNM 551049a, a shell. Its type locality is 4 miles ENE of Smithsonian Montezuma Observatory, Calama, which is in a Jurassic marine horizon in Chile.
Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder
Average measurements (in mm): shell 24.2 x 20.2