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Caledorhynchia MacFarlan 1992 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 28423

Full reference: D. A. B. MacFarlan. 1992. Triassic and Jurassic Rhynchonellacea (Brachiopoda) from New Zealand and New Caledonia. Royal Society of New Zealand Bulletin 31:1-310

Parent taxon: Piarorhynchiinae according to A. Williams et al. 2002

Sister taxa: Abrekia, Aorhynchia, Cuneirhynchia, Paranudirostralina, Piarorhynchia, Ptilorhynchia, Rutorhynchia, Sakawairhynchia, Sinuplicorhynchia, Tainuirhynchia, Talovkorhynchia

Subtaxa: Caledorhynchia caledonica, Caledorhynchia hokonuiensis

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Type: Caledorhynchia caledonica

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder