Volirhynchia vivida Bittner 1890 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Sinorhynchiidae

Alternative combinations: Decurtella vivida, Rhynchonella vivida

Synonym: Rhynchonella dalmatina Bittner 1890

Full reference: A. Bittner. 1890. Brachiopoden der alpinen Trias. Abhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Geologischen Reichsanstalt 14:1-325

Belongs to Volirhynchia according to V. Torti and L. Angiolini 1997

See also Bittner 1890, Dagys 1974, Pálfy 1988 and Siblik 1971

Sister taxa: Volirhynchia productifrons, Volirhynchia projectifrons, Volirhynchia teutonica, Volirhynchia tommasi, Volirhynchia volitans

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of Austria (1 collection), Hungary (9), Italy (6), Slovakia (3)

Total: 19 collections each including a single occurrence

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