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Woodwardirhynchia cuneiformis Pettitt 1950 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Cyclothyrididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 321965

Alternative combination: Cretirhynchia cuneiformis

Full reference: N. E. Pettitt. 1950. Rhynchonellidae of the British Chalk. Rhynchonellidae of the British Chalk, Part I 103(450):1-26

Belongs to Woodwardirhynchia according to E. Simon 2005

Sister taxa: Woodwardirhynchia pontemdiaboli, Woodwardirhynchia pseudonorvicensis, Woodwardirhynchia tenuicostata, Woodwardirhynchia woodwardi

Type specimen: B.M[B.B. 9990].

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): 19.9 x 23.9, shell 19.7 x 22.7