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Callipleura (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Machaerariidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 28425

Synonym: Cyclorhina Hall and Clarke 1893 [replaced name] (taxon 321909)

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

Sister taxa: Australirhynchia, Cherubicornea, Ferganella, Latonotoechia, Machaeraria, Machaeratoechia, Sicorhyncha, Thliborhynchia, Yukiangides, Zeravshanotoechia, Zlichorhynchus

Subtaxa: Callipleura nobilis

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Type: Rhynchospira nobilis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder