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Rhamnaria Muir-Wood and Cooper 1960 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Aulostegidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27883

Full reference: H. Muir-Wood and G. A. Cooper. 1960. Morphology, classification and life habits of the Productoidea (Brachiopoda). Geological Society of America Memoir 81:1-447

Parent taxon: Rhamnariinae according to A. Williams et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Cactosteges, Ramavectus, Ramovsina, Saeptathaerus, Spuriosa

Subtaxa: Rhamnaria eximia, Rhamnaria grandis, Rhamnaria kingorum, Rhamnaria rectangulata, Rhamnaria shumardi, Rhamnaria sulcata, Rhamnaria tenuispinosa, Rhamnaria vinnula

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Type: Rhamnaria kingorum

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder