Australiarcula artesiana Elliott 1960 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Bouchardiidae

Full reference: G. F. Elliott. 1960. A new Mesozoic terebratellid brachiopod. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association 71:25-30

Belongs to Australiarcula according to G. F. Elliott 1960

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: University of Adelaide F.15278, a shell. Its type locality is Santos No. 1 bore, 429.5 feet, which is in an Albian marine siliciclastic in the Tambo Formation of Australia.

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Santos No. 1 bore, 429.5 feet

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