†family Allorhynchidae Cooper and Grant 1976 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Allorhynchidae

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

See also Savage and Goodwin 1998

Sister taxa: Amphipellidae, Petasmatheridae, Pontisiidae, Sinorhynchiidae, Wellerellidae

Subtaxa: Aldina Allorhynchus Caucasorhynchella Caucasorhynchia Crurirhynchella Deltarina Fascicosta Gerassimovia Grammorhynchus Hagabirhynchia Hemileurus Maorirhynchia Neofascicosta Pseudowellerella Ptilotorhynchus Septaliphorioidea Terebratuloidea

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Type: Allorhynchus

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of France (2 collections)

• Triassic of Austria (3), Bosnia and Herzegovina (1), China (50), Hungary (8), Italy (2), New Caledonia (1), New Zealand (112), Papua New Guinea (2), the Russian Federation (3), Slovakia (6), Tajikistan (2), the United Arab Emirates (3), United States (1: Nevada)

• Permian of Armenia (5), Azerbaijan (1), China (29), Greece (1), Indonesia (1), Iran (3), Italy (1), Japan (1), Malaysia (1), New Zealand (9), Oman (2), Pakistan (84), the Russian Federation (4), Slovenia (1), Tajikistan (12), Thailand (8), Ukraine (1), United States (87: New Mexico, Texas)

• Carboniferous of Canada (1: Nunavut), the Czech Republic (1), United States (4: Indiana, Iowa, Nevada, Texas)

• Devonian of Canada (1: Alberta), United States (2: Missouri)

Total: 456 collections including 609 occurrences

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