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Savagerhynchus hecetaensis Baranov and Blodgett 2015 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Trigonirhynchiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 315252

Full reference: V. V. Baranov and R. B. Blodgett. 2015. Revision of the rhynchonellid and atrypid brachiopods from the lower Pragian (Devonian) of Southeast Alaska (Heceta Island). Bulletin of Geosciences 90(1):21-32

Belongs to Savagerhynchus according to V. V. Baranov and R. B. Blodgett 2015

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: GM IDPMG, 21/201, a shell (conjoined valves). Its type locality is USGS 2689 - northeast end of Heceta Island, which is in a Pragian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Karheen Formation of Alaska.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder