Full reference: N. W. Archbold and G. A. Thomas. 1985. New genera of Western Australian Permian Spiriferidae (Brachiopoda). Alcheringa 9:269-292
Sister taxon: Cratispirifer barchatovae
Type specimen: CPC 24319, a shell (Articulated shell). Its type locality is BMR W34B, Mt. Wynne, Paradise Homestead, which is in a Sakmarian coastal sandstone in the Poole Formation of Australia.
Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder
Average measurements (in mm): shell 61.4 x 77.7, valve 48.1 x 88.1