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Furcirhynchia cotteswoldiae Upton 1899 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 301160

Alternative combinations: Lineirhynchia cotteswoldiae, Rhynchonella cotteswoldiae

Synonyms: Lineirhynchia parviplicata Buckman 1917 (no. 301179), Rhynchonella haresfieldensis Rollier 1917 (no. 301161)

Belongs to Furcirhynchia according to D. V. Ager 1967

Sister taxa: Furcirhynchia emmrichi, Furcirhynchia furcata, Furcirhynchia furcillata, Furcirhynchia ilminsterensis, Furcirhynchia melvillei, Furcirhynchia striata, Furcirhynchia trechmanni, Furcirhynchia ururoaensis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): shell 10.7 x 11.8