Oligothyrina Cooper 1956 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Pseudodielasmatidae

Full reference: G. A. Cooper. 1956. New Pennsylvanian Brachiopods. Journal of Paleontology 30(3):521-530

Parent taxon: Pseudodielasmatidae according to A. Williams et al. 2006

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Fredericksolasma, Levenolasma, Marinurnula, Pleurelasma, Pseudodielasma, Pseudolowenstamia

Subtaxa: Oligothyrina alleni

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Type: Oligothyrina alleni

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of Guatemala (1 collection), Venezuela (2)

• Carboniferous of United States (1: New Mexico)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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