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Brochocarina (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Orthotetida - Orthotetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27169

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

Sister taxa: Apsocalymma, Derbyoides, Magniderbyia, Orthotetes, Tapajotia, Werriea

Subtaxa: Brochocarina trearnensis, Brochocarina wexfordensis

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Type: Brochocarina wexfordensis

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder