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Costellarina Cooper and Muir-Wood 1967 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Aulostegidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27251

Synonym: Costellaria Muir-Wood and Cooper 1960 [replaced name] (taxon 278992)

Full reference: G. A. Cooper and H. M. Muir-Wood. 1967. New names for brachiopod homonyms. Journal of Paleontology 41(3):808

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

Sister taxa: Craspedona, Glyptosteges, Institella, Institina, Licharewiconcha, Polymorpharia, Retroplexus, Rugicostella, Sinuatella

Subtaxa: Costellarina carlstroemi, Costellarina costellata, Costellarina kaasai, Costellarina mitriforma, Costellarina plasi

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Type: Costellaria costellata

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder