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Boreiothyris Dagys 1968 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Boreiothyrididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 30056

Full reference: A. S. Dagys. 1968. Yurskie i Rannemelovye brakhiopody Severa Sibiri. Akademiya Nauk SSSR, Sibirskoe Otdelenie Trudy Instituta Geologii I Geofiziki 1-167

Parent taxon: Boreiothyrididae according to A. Williams et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Omolonothyris, Pamirothyropsis, Siberiothyris, Taimyrothyris

Subtaxa: Boreiothyris bojarkaensis, Boreiothyris goliensis, Boreiothyris lamutkensis, Boreiothyris pelecypodaeformis, Boreiothyris zimkini

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Type: Boreiothyris bojarkaensis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder