Kotlaia waterhousei Grant 1976 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Schizophoriidae

Alternative combination: Orthotichia waterhousei

Full reference: R. E. Grant. 1976. Permian brachiopods from southern Thailand. Paleontological Society Memoir 9:1-269

Belongs to Kotlaia according to L. Angiolini et al. 2005

See also Grant 1976

Sister taxa: Kotlaia aethopa, Kotlaia bistriata, Kotlaia strophiria

Type specimen: USNM 211621, a shell (Articulated shell). Its type locality is USNM9268, Khao Tok Nam Hill, Rat Buri, which is in a Roadian marine limestone in the Rat Buri Formation of Thailand.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of China (1 collection), Thailand (7)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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