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Praeneothyris Kats 1962 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida

PaleoDB taxon number: 30460

Full reference: Y. I. Kats. 1962. New genera of Late Cretaceous brachiopods of the Tadzhik depression and adjacent regions. Zapiski Geologicheskogo Otdeleniya Kharkovskogo Gosudarstvennogo Universiteta 15:132-154

Parent taxon: Terebratellidina according to A. Williams et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Antigoniarcula, Bouchardioidea, Eogryphus, Gwyniella, Hercothyris, Kingenoidea, Kraussinoidea, Kurakithyris, Laqueoidea, Leptothyrellopsis, Lutetiarcula, Magas, Megathyridoidea, Miogryphus, Mosaethyrididae, Platidioidea, Rhynchora, Rhynchorina, Terebratelloidea, Tiaretithyris, Timacella, Xinjiangthyris, Yabeithyris, Yuezhuella, Zeillerioidea, Zhidothyris

Subtaxa: Praeneothyris concinna, Praeneothyris darvasensis, Praeneothyris grandis, Praeneothyris subovalis

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Type: Praeneothyris darvasensis

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder