Costellarina costellata Muir-Wood and Cooper 1960 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Aulostegidae

Alternative combination: Costellaria costellata

Full reference: H. Muir-Wood and G. A. Cooper. 1960. Morphology, classification and life habits of the Productoidea (Brachiopoda). Geological Society of America Memoir 81:1-447

Belongs to Costellarina according to G. A. Cooper and H. M. Muir-Wood 1967

See also Mayou 1967 and Muir-Wood and Cooper 1960

Sister taxa: Costellarina carlstroemi, Costellarina kaasai, Costellarina mitriforma, Costellarina plasi

Type specimen: USNM 124110a

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Colorado River, 2 miles south of Herrings Bluff, Runnels County (Permian of Texas)

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