PaleoDB taxon number: 354816
Full reference: O. N. Andreev. 1985. Middle Ordovician brachiopods and trilobites of Tuva and the Altai region. Paleontological Journal 1985(2):34-45
Sister taxon: Ujukites altaicus
Type specimen: TsNIGMRmuzey 78/11865. Its type locality is Tarlyk Creek, which is in a Darriwilian carbonate horizon in the Tarlyk Formation of the Russian Federation.
Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder