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Parvirhynchia pellucida Buckman 1917 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Cyclothyrididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 311135

Full reference: S. S. Buckman. 1917. The Brachiopoda of the Namyau Beds, Northern Shan States, Burma. Palaeontologia Indica 3(2):1-254

Belongs to Parvirhynchia according to S. S. Buckman 1917

Sister taxa: Parvirhynchia asymmetrica, Parvirhynchia balinensis, Parvirhynchia kirtonensis, Parvirhynchia parvula, Parvirhynchia plena, Parvirhynchia wahneri, Parvirhynchia ximenesi

Type specimen: Its type locality is Broadwindsor (Truelli), which is in a Garantiana marine horizon in the United Kingdom

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): valve 8.80 x 8.70