Meristella robertsensis Merriam 1940 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Athyridida - Meristellidae

Full reference: C. W. Merriam. 1940. Devonian stratigraphy and paleontology of the Roberts Mountains Region, Nevada. Geological Society of America Special Papers 25:1-110

Belongs to Meristella according to J. G. Johnson 1970

See also Merriam 1940

Sister taxon: Meristella haskinsi

Type specimen: USNM 96369

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of United States (10: California, Nevada collections)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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