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Pirgulia (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Lyttoniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27782

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

Sister taxa: Cardinocrania, Collemataria, Coscinophora, Eolyttonia, Gubleria, Keyserlingina, Leptodus, Loxophragmus, Matanoleptodus, Oldhamina, Oldhaminella, Pararigbyella, Petasmaia

Subtaxa: Pirgulia conica

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Type: Lyttonia conica

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder