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Apatomorpha Cooper 1956 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Leptellinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27101

Full reference: G. A. Cooper. 1956. Chazyan and related brachiopods. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 127:1-1245

Parent taxon: Palaeostrophomeninae according to A. Williams et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Glyptambonites, Goniotrema, Ishimia, Lepidomena, Nikitinamena, Onegia, Palaeostrophomena, Titanambonites, Toquimia, Ujukites

Subtaxa: Apatomorpha cita, Apatomorpha pulchella

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Type: Rafinesquina pulchella

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder