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Platidia Costa 1852 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Platidiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 30438

Parent taxon: Platidiinae according to M. A. Bitner and A. Müller 2017

Sister taxa: Aemula, Scumulus

Subtaxa: Platidia anomioides, Platidia blowi, Platidia marylandica

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Type: Orthis anomioides

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder