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Orthotetella King 1931 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Orthotetida - Orthotetellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27713

Full reference: R. E. King. 1931. The Geology of the Glass Mountains, Texas, Part II, Faunal summary and correlation of the Permian formations with description of Brachiopoda. The University of Texas Bulletin 3042:1-245

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

Sister taxon: Hypopsia

Subtaxa: Orthotetella wolfcampensis

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Type: Orthotetella wolfcampensis

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder