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Calcirhynchia Buckman 1917 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Wellerellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 28422

Full reference: S. S. Buckman. 1917. The Brachiopoda of the Namyau Beds, Northern Shan States, Burma. Palaeontologia Indica 3(2):1-254

Parent taxon: Cirpinae according to A. Williams et al. 2002

Sister taxa: Apertirhynchella, Cirpa, Euxinella, Moisseievia, Robinsonella, Salgirella, Vincentirhynchia

Subtaxa: Calcirhynchia calcaria, Calcirhynchia glevensis, Calcirhynchia hungarica, Calcirhynchia moghrabiensis, Calcirhynchia plicatissima, Calcirhynchia rectemarginata, Calcirhynchia zugmayeri

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Type: Calcirhynchia calcaria

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder