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Bryorhynchus Cooper and Grant 1969 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Petasmariidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 28419

Full reference: G. A. Cooper and R. E. Grant. 1969. New Permian brachiopods from west Texas. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 1:1-20

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

Sister taxa: Athabaschia, Eurycolporhynchus, Leiorhynchoidea, Megalopterorhynchus, Ovlatchania, Parvaltissimarostrum, Petasmaria, Porostictia, Pugnoides, Rhynoleichus, Shumardella

Subtaxa: Bryorhynchus bisulcatum, Bryorhynchus gratiosum, Bryorhynchus nitidum, Bryorhynchus plicatum

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder