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Rudirhynchia rudis Buckman 1917 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Cyclothyrididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 301162

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

Belongs to Rudirhynchia according to J. H. Delance 1969

Sister taxa: Rudirhynchia calcicosta, Rudirhynchia huntcliffensis, Rudirhynchia najahaensis

Type specimen: GSM 31867, a shell. Its type locality is Ebley, near Stroud, which is in a Davoei marine horizon in the United Kingdom.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): shell 14.9 x 14.6