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Ujukites altaicus Andreev 1985 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Leptellinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 355045

Full reference: O. N. Andreev. 1985. Middle Ordovician brachiopods and trilobites of Tuva and the Altai region. Paleontological Journal 1985(2):34-45

Belongs to Ujukites according to O. N. Andreev 1985

Sister taxon: Ujukites tarlykensis

Type specimen: TsNIGMRmuzey 70/11865. Its type locality is Gorny Altai, Tuloy River, which is in a Dapingian marine horizon in the Karasinskaya Formation of the Russian Federation.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder