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Scapharina Cooper and Grant 1975 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Productellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27919

Full reference: G. A. Cooper and R. E. Grant. 1975. Permian Brachiopods of West Texas, III. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 19:795-1921

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

Sister taxa: Cyrtalosia, Incisius, Rhytisia, Simplicarina

Subtaxa: Productus pileolus, Scapharina levis, Scapharina quadrata, Scapharina rugosa

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Type: Scapharina rugosa

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder