Psilocamara hesperia Cooper and Grant 1976 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Psilocamaridae

Full reference: G. A. Cooper and R. E. Grant. 1976. Permian Brachiopods from West Texas, IV. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 21:1923-2607

Belongs to Psilocamara according to G. A. Cooper and R. E. Grant 1976

Sister taxa: Psilocamara athyriformis, Psilocamara renfroarum, Psilocamara saginatum, Psilocamara sella

Type specimen: USNM 148188c, a shell (Articulated shell)

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of United States (2: Texas collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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