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Leurosina Cooper and Grant 1975 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Rugosochonetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27565

Full reference: G. A. Cooper and R. E. Grant. 1975. Permian Brachiopods of West Texas, III. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 19:795-1921

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

Sister taxa: Capillonia, Chonetinetes, Dyoros, Eolissochonetes, Kitakamichonetes, Komiella, Leiochonetes, Lissochonetes, Quadrochonetes, Sulcataria, Svalbardia, Tivertonia

Subtaxa: Leurosina delicata, Leurosina katasumiensis, Leurosina lata, Leurosina marginata, Leurosina serratoseptata, Leurosina sinesulca, Leurosina vulgarica

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Type: Leurosina marginata

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder