Pomatotrema transversum Ulrich and Cooper 1938 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Billingsellida - Tritoechiidae

Full reference: E. O. Ulrich and G. A. Cooper. 1938. Ozarkian and Canadian Brachiopoda. Geological Society of America Special Paper 13(8):1-323

Belongs to Pomatotrema according to E. O. Ulrich and G. A. Cooper 1938

Sister taxa: Pomatotrema fecunda, Pomatotrema inconspicuum, Pomatotrema oklahomense, Pomatotrema orbicularis

Type specimen: USNM 91710a, a valve (Ventral valve). Its type locality is about 4 miles east of Hennepin, which is in a Cassinian carbonate limestone in the West Spring Creek Formation of Oklahoma.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at about 4 miles east of Hennepin

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