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Spinolepismatina inconstans Dagys 1974 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferinida - Laballidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 237035

Full reference: A. S. Dagys. 1974. Triassic Brachiopods (Morphology, Classification, Phylogeny, Stratigraphical Significance and Biogeography) 1-387

Belongs to Spinolepismatina according to A. S. Dagys 1974

Sister taxa: Spinolepismatina lepta, Spinolepismatina peneckei

Type specimen: IGiG 394/73, a shell. Its type locality is Sakhray River, Northwest Caucasus (Norian), which is in a Norian marine horizon in the Russian Federation.

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): shell 15.0 x 14.0