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Ornatothyris (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Gibbithyrididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 30387

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

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

Subtaxa: Ornatothyris miniscula, Ornatothyris sulcifera

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder