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Sulcirugaria Waterhouse 1983 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Rugosochonetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 28030

Full reference: J. B. Waterhouse. 1983. Permian brachiopods from Pija Member, Senja Formation in Manang District of Nepal, with new brachiopod genera and species from other region. Bulletin of the Indian Geologists' Association 16(2):111-151

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

Sister taxa: Plicochonetes, Prorugaria, Rugaria

Subtaxa: Sulcirugaria subquadrata, Sulcirugaria tibetensis, Sulcirugaria transversa

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Type: Sulcirugaria subquadrata

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder