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Abyssothyris (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Dyscoliidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 29980

Parent taxon: Aenigmathyridinae according to A. Williams et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Aenigmathyris, Ceramisia, Faksethyris

Subtaxa: Abyssothyris atlantica, Abyssothyris briggsi, Abyssothyris wyvillei

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder