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Arabatia Cooper 1989 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Loboidothyrididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 30020

Synonyms: Arabicella Cooper 1989 (no. 30021), Arapsopleurum Cooper 1989 (no. 30022), Ectyphoria Cooper 1989 (no. 30160)

Full reference: G. A. Cooper. 1989. Jurassic brachiopods of Saudi Arabia. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 65:1-213

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

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Arabatia africana, Arabatia arabica, Arabatia bihinensis, Arabatia dubia, Arabatia rotunda, Ectyphoria sinaiensis

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder