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Israelaria Cooper 1976 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Protorthida - Protorthidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 26817

Full reference: G. A. Cooper. 1976. Lower Cambrian brachiopods from the Rift Valley (Isreal and Jordan). Journal of Paleontology 50(2):269-289

Parent taxon: Protorthidae according to A. Williams et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Glyptoria, Jamesella, Loperia, Protorthis, Psiloria, Saesorthis

Subtaxa: Israelaria parnesi

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Type: Israelaria parnesi

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder