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Carneithyris aequivalvis Schafhautl 1863 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Gibbithyrididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 297731

Alternative combination: Terebratula aequivalvis

Belongs to Carneithyris according to H. Sulser et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Carneithyris carnea, Carneithyris ciplyensis, Carneithyris hilarionis, Carneithyris rockallensis, Carneithyris subcardinalis, Carneithyris subpentagonalis, Carneithyris subregularis, Piarothyris rotunda, Magnithyris magna, Ellipsothyris similis, Ornithothyris carinata, Ogmusia incissa, Pulchrithyris gracilis

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): shell 35.4 x 34.8