Full reference: S. Z. Shen, J. I. Tazawa, and G. R. Shi. 1999. Peltichia Jin and Liao, 1981 (Enteletidae, Brachiopoda) from Asia: taxonomy, biostratigraphy, and paleobiogeography. Journal of Paleontology 73(1):49-62
Type specimen: CUMT9205. Its type locality is Nantong Section, P-T Bed 1, which is in a Changhsingian coastal mudstone in the Changxing Formation of China.
Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder
Average measurements (in mm): shell 43.8 x 43.6