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Woodwardirhynchia Simon and Owen 2001 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Cyclothyrididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 279540

Full reference: E. Simon and E. F. Owen. 2001. A first step in the revision of the genus Cretirhynchia Pettitt, 1950. Bulletin de l'Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique, Sciences de la Terre 71:53-118

Parent taxon: Cyclothyridinae according to E. Simon 2005

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Woodwardirhynchia cuneiformis, Woodwardirhynchia pontemdiaboli, Woodwardirhynchia pseudonorvicensis, Woodwardirhynchia tenuicostata, Woodwardirhynchia woodwardi

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Type: Cretirhynchia cuneiformis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder