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Krimargyrotheca MacKinnon and Smirnova 1995 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Praeargyrothecidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 30274

Full reference: D. I. MacKinnon and T. N. Smirnova. 1995. Scanning electron microscopy study of Cretaceous brachiopods of the new family Praeargyrothecidae: implications for megathyroid systematics and terebratulide phylogeny. Journal of Paleontology 69(4):670-685

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

Sister taxa: Evargyrotheca, Praeargyrotheca

Subtaxa: Krimargyrotheca balkii, Krimargyrotheca concinna

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Type: Argyrotheca concinna

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder