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Meristella (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Athyridida - Meristellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 29427

Parent taxon: Meristellinae according to A. Williams et al. 2002

Sister taxa: Arctomeristina, Charionella, Charionoides, Hindella, Imdentistella, Meristelloides, Meristina, Pentagonia, Plancella, Pseudomeristina

Subtaxa: Meristella haskinsi, Meristella robertsensis

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder