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Rhynchonella loxia Fischer von Waldheim 1809 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 306511

Belongs to Rhynchonella according to T. N. Smirnova 1973

Sister taxa: Rhynchonella (Stegerhynchus), Rhynchonella acanthica, Rhynchonella acuminata, Rhynchonella acutiloba, Rhynchonella adrianensis, Rhynchonella alontina, Rhynchonella arcula, Rhynchonella arthaberi, Rhynchonella bajociana, Rhynchonella blackwelderi, Rhynchonella bukowskii, Rhynchonella cannabinaeformis, Rhynchonella carapezzae, Rhynchonella carinthiaca, Rhynchonella chanum, Rhynchonella cimbrica, Rhynchonella concentrostriata, Rhynchonella confinensis, Rhynchonella corradii, Rhynchonella cotilloni, Rhynchonella curviceps, Rhynchonella cynodon, Rhynchonella decipiens, Rhynchonella delecta, Rhynchonella djeffarae, Rhynchonella durangensis, Rhynchonella edwardsi, Rhynchonella eskiordensis, Rhynchonella etalloni, Rhynchonella exigua, Rhynchonella farciens, Rhynchonella fascilla, Rhynchonella fuchsii, Rhynchonella funiculata, Rhynchonella girvaniensis, Rhynchonella glossoides, Rhynchonella granulum, Rhynchonella hemicostata, Rhynchonella illyrica, Rhynchonella infirma, Rhynchonella inflata, Rhynchonella jukesi, Rhynchonella kaminskii, Rhynchonella kirchhoferi, Rhynchonella kochigataniensis, Rhynchonella krotovi, Rhynchonella lacuna, Rhynchonella laczkoi, Rhynchonella langleti, Rhynchonella laurinea, Rhynchonella limbata, Rhynchonella lingulata, Rhynchonella linguligera, Rhynchonella liostraca, Rhynchonella loxiae, Rhynchonella maudensis, Rhynchonella mefaensis, Rhynchonella minuta, Rhynchonella miquihuanensis, Rhynchonella misella, Rhynchonella nakajimensis, Rhynchonella nauniae, Rhynchonella negrii, Rhynchonella niobe, Rhynchonella nitidula, Rhynchonella obesula, Rhynchonella obtusifrons, Rhynchonella ordinaria, Rhynchonella ottomana, Rhynchonella parkhillensis, Rhynchonella pastrovicchiana, Rhynchonella patarena, Rhynchonella paucicosta, Rhynchonella pauciplicata, Rhynchonella phaseolina, Rhynchonella pichleri, Rhynchonella pinguis, Rhynchonella pironiana, Rhynchonella pretiosa, Rhynchonella pseudoazaisi, Rhynchonella pseudopleurodon, Rhynchonella psitacea, Rhynchonella pupula, Rhynchonella pyrenaei, Rhynchonella repentina, Rhynchonella richardsoni, Rhynchonella rivelensis, Rhynchonella rochei, Rhynchonella rouillieri, Rhynchonella royeri, Rhynchonella salinasi, Rhynchonella scalpellum, Rhynchonella schucherti, Rhynchonella semiplecta, Rhynchonella sosiensis, Rhynchonella speetonensis, Rhynchonella steinbesi, Rhynchonella subacuta, Rhynchonella subangulifrons, Rhynchonella subdecussata, Rhynchonella subregilla, Rhynchonella subrimkinensis, Rhynchonella subrimosa, Rhynchonella subvariabilis, Rhynchonella tazerdunensis, Rhynchonella tenuistriata, Rhynchonella texana, Rhynchonella timorensis, Rhynchonella tooica, Rhynchonella tremensis, Rhynchonella tricostata, Rhynchonella trilobata, Rhynchonella triquetra, Rhynchonella tscharkensis, Rhynchonella varians, Rhynchonella vicaria, Rhynchonella vorobievensis, Rhynchonella whiteana, Rhynchonella whitneyi, Rhynchonella wichmanni, Rhynchonella withei

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): shell 13.3 x 15.7