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Leptothyrellopsis polonicus Bitner and Pisera 1979 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida

PaleoDB taxon number: 298653

Full reference: M. A. Bitner and A. Pisera. 1979. Brachiopods from the Upper Cretaceous chalk of Mielnik (eastern Poland). Acta Geologica Polonica 29:67-88

Belongs to Leptothyrellopsis according to E. Simon 2000

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): 2.21 x 1.55, shell 3.35 x 2.55, valve 2.20 x 1.65