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Pustuloplica Waterhouse 1968 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Brachythyrididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 29573

Full reference: J. B. Waterhouse. 1968. The classification and description of Permian Spiriferida (Brachiopoda) from New Zealand. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 129(1-3):1-94

Parent taxon: Brachythyrididae according to A. Williams et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Brachythyris, Cathayspirina, Dalaia, Ella, Meristorygma

Subtaxa: Pustuloplica baccata, Pustuloplica bicostata, Pustuloplica papillosa

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Type: Pustuloplica baccata

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder