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Furcirhynchia Buckman 1917 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 28541

Synonym: Lineirhynchia Buckman 1917 (taxon 301156)

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

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

Sister taxa: Akopovorhynchia, Cubanirhynchia, Davanirhynchia, Rimirhynchia, Rimirhynchopsis

Subtaxa: Furcirhynchia cotteswoldiae, Furcirhynchia emmrichi, Furcirhynchia furcata, Furcirhynchia furcillata, Furcirhynchia ilminsterensis, Furcirhynchia melvillei, Furcirhynchia striata, Furcirhynchia trechmanni, Furcirhynchia ururoaensis

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Type: Furcirhynchia furcata

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder