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Phymatothyris (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Nucleatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 30427

Invalid subtaxa: Pallasiella Renz 1932 [replaced name] (no. 300728), Terebratula (Pallasiella) Renz 1932 [replaced name] (no. 300727)

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

Sister taxa: Buckmanithyris, Linguithyris, Nucleata

Subtaxa: Phymatothyris cerasulum, Phymatothyris kerkyraea, Phymatothyris rheumatica

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder