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Cyrtinoides (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Ambocoeliidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 29209

Synonym: Mucroclipeus Goldman and Mitchell 1990 (taxon 111677)

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

Sister taxa: Ambocoelia, Attenuatella, Biconvexiella, Bisinocoelia, Cruricella, Crurithyris, Dicoelospirifer, Echinocoelia, Eoplicoplasia, Guangxiispirifer, Metaplasia, Orbicoelia, Paracrurithyris, Plicoplasia, Speciothyris, Spinoplasia, Swaicoelia

Subtaxa: Cyrtinoides eliei, Cyrtinoides septata

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder