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OBOLINAE [1 record]

Record 1 1977-06-21


Subject field(s)
  • Paleontology

[The] subfamily Obolinae [consists of] rounded to suboval [inarticulate brachiopods with] flexure lines on [the] ventral propareas; [the] dorsal pseudointerarea [is] well developed as [a] striated, triangular plate divided into two propareas by [a] poorly defined, broadly triangular, concave median depression (...). L. Cam.-M. Ord.


  • Paléontologie

[La] sous-famille des Obolinae [comprend des Brachiopodes inarticulés avec une] ouverture pédonculaire arrondie, sans tuyau, entièrement dans la valve ventrale. [Cette sous-famille est] abondante au Cambrien, mais parvenant dans l'Ordovicien.


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