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Spargospinosa Waterhouse 2001 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Linoproductidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 239805

Full reference: J. B. Waterhouse. 2001. Late Paleozoic brachiopods and molluscs from Wairaki Downs, New Zealand. Earthwise 3:1-195

Parent taxon: Paucispinauriinae according to A. Williams et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Pinegeria, Terrakea, Cancrinella, Holotricharina, Grandaurispina, Paucispinauria, Stepanoviella

Subtaxa: Spargospinosa belokhini

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Type: Terrakea belokhini

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder