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Bothrothyris Cooper 1983 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Loboidothyrididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 30058

Full reference: G. A. Cooper. 1983. The Terebratulacea (Brachiopoda) Triassic to Recent: a study of the brachidia (loops). Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 50:1-290

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

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Bothrothyris curiosa

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Type: Bothrothyris curiosa

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder