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Hemithiris antarctica Buckman 1910 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Hemithirididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 285409

Alternative combination: Hemithyris antarctica

Belongs to Hemithiris according to M. A. Bitner 1996

Sister taxa: Hemithiris dibbleei, Hemithiris parvillima, Hemithiris psittacea, Hemithiris woodwardi, Hemithyris braunsi, Hemithyris peculiaris, Hemithyris psittacea

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): 17.7 x 17.3