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Orientothyris (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Gibbithyrididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 30384

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

Sister taxa: Concinnithyris, Gibbithyris, Hesperosia, Meznericsia, Ornatothyris, Praegibbithyris

Subtaxa: Orientothyris orientalis

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Type: Gryphus orientalis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder