Bothrostegium Cooper and Grant 1974 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Orthotetida - Schuchertellidae

Full reference: G. A. Cooper and R. E. Grant. 1974. Permian brachiopods of West Texas, II. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 15:233-793

Parent taxon: Streptorhynchinae according to A. Williams et al. 2000

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Arcitreta, Arctitreta, Chelononia, Drahanorhynchus, Kiangsiella, Notostrophia, Pseudostreptorhynchus, Streptorhynchus, Taimyropsis, Tropidelasma

Subtaxa: Bothrostegium compactum Bothrostegium derbyoideum Bothrostegium pusillum

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Type: Bothrostegium derbyoideum

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of Japan (1 collection), United States (10: Texas)

Total: 11 collections including 12 occurrences

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