Cyclacantharia paucispinosa Cooper and Grant 1975 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Cyclacanthariidae

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

Belongs to Cyclacantharia according to G. A. Cooper and R. E. Grant 1975

Sister taxa: Cyclacantharia gigantea, Cyclacantharia kingorum, Cyclacantharia robusta, Cyclacantharia transitoria

Type specimen: USNM 151766t, a shell (Articulated shell)

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of United States (19: Texas collections)

Total: 19 collections each including a single occurrence

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