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Karadagithyris Tchorzhevsky 1974 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Muirwoodellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 30263

Synonym: Svaljavithyris (taxon 30566)

Full reference: E. S. Tchorzhevsky. 1974. New data on inner shell structure and systematics of Jurassic terebratulid brachiopods from Superfamily Terebratuloidea Gray, 1840 and Loboidothyridoidea Makridin, 1964. Bulletin of the Kharkov University 5(108):42-57

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

Sister taxa: Karadagithyridinae, Muirwoodellinae, Negramithyris, Praegoniothyris

Subtaxa: Karadagithyris babanovae, Karadagithyris bilimeki, Karadagithyris boullierae, Karadagithyris carpathica, Karadagithyris gerda

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Type: Karadagithyris babanovae

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder