Coenothyris oweni Feldman 2002 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Dielasmatidae

Full reference: H. R. Feldman. 2002. A new species of Coenothyris (Brachiopoda) from the Triassic (Upper Anisian-Ladinian) of Israel. Journal of Paleontology 76(1):34-42

Belongs to Coenothyris according to H. R. Feldman 2002

Sister taxa: Coenothyris acuta, Coenothyris cuccensis, Coenothyris kraffti, Coenothyris pyriformis, Coenothyris radulovici, Coenothyris vulgaris

Type specimen: AMNH 46490, a shell. Its type locality is Har Gevanim, Makhtesh Ramon, Subunit 42, which is in a Fassanian open shallow subtidal limestone in the Saharonim Formation of Israel.

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of Israel (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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