Rostricellula minuta Cooper 1956 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Trigonirhynchiidae

Full reference: G. A. Cooper. 1956. Chazyan and related brachiopods. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 127:1-1245

Belongs to Rostricellula according to H. J. Howe 1979

See also Cooper 1956

Sister taxa: Rostricellula ardmillanensis, Rostricellula lapworthi, Rostricellula major, Rostricellula marciali, Rostricellula minnesotensis, Rostricellula nobilis, Rostricellula orientalis, Rostricellula plena, Rostricellula pristina, Rostricellula rostrata, Rostricellula simulata, Rostricellula subtilicostata, Rostricellula transversa

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of United States (3: Kentucky collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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