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Stainbrookia Cooper and Dutro, Jr. 1982 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Rhipidomellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27010

Full reference: G. A. Cooper and J. T. Dutro, Jr. 1982. Devonian brachiopods of New Mexico. Bulletins of American Paleontology 82-83(315):1-125

Parent taxon: Rhipidomellinae according to A. Williams et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Ambonorthella, Aulacella, Clavodalejina, Dalejina, Discomyorthis, Mendacella, Peridalejina, Pseudodicoelosia, Pseudomendacella, Rhipidomella, Strixella, Thiemella

Subtaxa: Stainbrookia infera, Stainbrookia rotunda

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Type: Orthis infera

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder