Texarina wordensis King 1931 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Cryptonellidae

Alternative combination: Dielasma wordense

Full reference: R. E. King. 1931. The Geology of the Glass Mountains, Texas, Part II, Faunal summary and correlation of the Permian formations with description of Brachiopoda. The University of Texas Bulletin 3042:1-245

Belongs to Texarina according to P.R. Hoover 1981

See also Cooper and Grant 1976 and King 1931

Sister taxa: Texarina elongata, Texarina oblongata, Texarina parallela, Texarina paucula, Texarina solita

Type specimen: T 10312

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Mexico (1 collection), United States (40: Texas), Venezuela (1)

Total: 42 collections each including a single occurrence

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