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Obolus virginiensis Cooper 1956 (lamp shell)

Lingulata - Lingulida - Obolidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 330315

Full reference: G. A. Cooper. 1956. Chazyan and related brachiopods. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 127:1-1245

Belongs to Obolus according to G. A. Cooper 1956

Sister taxon: Obolus apollinis

Type specimen: USNM 109334, a valve (pedicle valve)

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder