Kotlaia strophiria Xu and Grant 1994 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Schizophoriidae

Alternative combination: Acosarina strophiria

Full reference: G. Xu and R. E. Grant. 1994. Brachiopods near the Permian-Triassic boundary in South China. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 76:1-68

Belongs to Kotlaia according to Z. Q. Chen et al. 2009

See also Xu and Grant 1994

Sister taxa: Kotlaia aethopa, Kotlaia bistriata, Kotlaia waterhousei

Type specimen: USNM 455970

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Triassic of China (4 collections)

• Permian of China (6)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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