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Curtirhynchia Buckman 1917 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 28475

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

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

Sister taxa: Choffatirhynchia, Fusirhynchia, Herangirhynchia, Homoeorhynchia, Kabanoviella, Laevigaterhynchia, Lunarhynchia, Nudirostralina, Planirhynchia, Rhynchonella, Rhynchonelloidea

Subtaxa: Curtirhynchia extensa, Curtirhynchia oolitica

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Type: Rhynchonella oolitica

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder