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Institella Cooper 1942 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Aulostegidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27477

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

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

Subtaxa: Institella gubleri, Institella leonardensis

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder