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Somalirhynchia africana Weir 1925 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Tetrarhynchiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 160278

Synonym: Somalirhynchia africana mesoloba Muir-Wood 1935 (taxon 322064)

Belongs to Somalirhynchia according to H. R. Feldman et al. 2001

Sister taxa: Somalirhynchia arabica, Somalirhynchia bihendulensis, Somalirhynchia bihenensis, Somalirhynchia jordanica, Somalirhynchia moeschi, Somalirhynchia prearabica, Somalirhynchia smelliei, Somalirhynchia somalica, Somalirhynchia stefaninii, Somalirhynchia sutherlandi, Somalirhynchia tumida

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): 28.0 x 30.4