Roemerella gigantissima Cooper and Grant 1974 (lamp shell)

Lingulata - Lingulida - Disciniidae

Full reference: G. A. Cooper and R. E. Grant. 1974. Permian brachiopods of West Texas, II. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 15:233-793

Belongs to Roemerella according to G. A. Cooper and R. E. Grant 1974

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: USNM 151393a, a valve (Ventral valve). Its type locality is USNM703, Old Word Ranch, Glass Mountains, which is in a Roadian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Road Canyon Formation of Texas.

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at USNM703, Old Word Ranch, Glass Mountains

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