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Sulcataria Cooper and Grant 1969 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Rugosochonetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 28028

Full reference: G. A. Cooper and R. E. Grant. 1969. New Permian brachiopods from west Texas. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 1:1-20

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

Sister taxa: Capillonia, Chonetinetes, Dyoros, Eolissochonetes, Kitakamichonetes, Komiella, Leiochonetes, Leurosina, Lissochonetes, Quadrochonetes, Svalbardia, Tivertonia

Subtaxa: Sulcataria compacta, Sulcataria latisulcata

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder