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Hirsutella (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferinida - Bittnerulidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 29328

Synonym: Hirsutina Kirchner 1933 [replaced name] (taxon 64021)

Parent taxon: Hirsutellinae according to A. Williams et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Flabellocyrtia, Neocyrtina, Spiriferinoides

Subtaxa: Hirsutella canavarica, Hirsutella extraruga, Hirsutella hirsuta, Hirsutella rectimarginata

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Type: Spirifer hirsutus

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder