Misolia lenticulata Jefferies 1961 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Athyridida - Diplospirellidae

Full reference: R. P. S. Jefferies. 1961. Brachiopoda, in Upper Triassic brachiopods and lamellibranchs from the Oman Peninsula, Arabia. Palaeontology 4:5-11

Belongs to Misolia according to R. P. S. Jefferies 1961

Sister taxa: Misolia aspera, Misolia celebensis, Misolia misolica, Misolia noetlingii

Type specimen: BMNH BB20243. Its type locality is Wadi Milaha, Jebel Hagab (Misolia Bed), which is in a Norian carbonate limestone in the Asfal Formation of the United Arab Emirates.

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Wadi Milaha, Jebel Hagab (Misolia Bed)

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