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Discradisca Stenzel 1965 (lamp shell)

Lingulata - Lingulida - Discinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 118824

Alternative spelling: Discinisca (Discradisca)

Full reference: H. B. Stenzel. 1965. Stratigraphic and paleoecologic significance of a new Danian brachiopod species from Texas . Geologische Rundschau 54(2):619-631

Parent taxon: Discinidae according to M. A. Bitner and A. Müller 2017

Sister taxa: Orbiculoideinae, Schizotreta

Subtaxa: Discinisca (Discradisca) littigensis, Discradisca antillarum, Discradisca cumingi, Discradisca indica, Discradisca multiradiata, Discradisca rikuzenensis, Discradisca sparselineata, Discradisca stella, Discradisca strigata

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder