Dyoros (Tetragonetes) strigosus Cooper and Grant 1975 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Rugosochonetidae

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 Dyoros (Tetragonetes) according to G. A. Cooper and R. E. Grant 1975

Sister taxa: Dyoros (Tetragonetes) auriculatus, Dyoros (Tetragonetes) complanatus, Dyoros (Tetragonetes) giganteus, Dyoros (Tetragonetes) lateralis, Dyoros (Tetragonetes) planus, Dyoros (Tetragonetes) quadrangulatus, Dyoros (Tetragonetes) rectangulatus, Dyoros (Tetragonetes) solidus, Dyoros (Tetragonetes) subquadratus, Dyoros (Tetragonetes) tetragonus, Dyoros (Tetragonetes) wordensis

Type specimen: USNM 152036a, a shell (Articulated shell). Its type locality is USNM703d, Road Canyon Formation, Old Word Ranch, Glass Mountains, which is in a Roadian slope limestone in the Road Canyon Formation of Texas.

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at USNM703d, Road Canyon Formation, Old Word Ranch, Glass Mountains

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