Rhaetina incurvirostra Hoover 1979 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Angustothyrididae

Full reference: P. R. Hoover. 1979. Early Triassic Terebratulid brachiopods from the western interior of the United States. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 1057:1-21

Belongs to Rhaetina according to P. R. Hoover 1979

Sister taxa: Rhaetina beskessensis, Rhaetina caucasica, Rhaetina columnaris, Rhaetina elliptica, Rhaetina gregaria, Rhaetina jomdaensis, Rhaetina ovalis, Rhaetina parva, Rhaetina pyriformis, Rhaetina subcircularis, Rhaetina taurica, Rhaetina tirolensis, Rhaetina triangularis, Rhaetina zigasiensis, Rhaetinopsis yunnanensis, Rhaetinopsis pentagonalis, Rhaetinopsis zadoensis, Rhaetinopsis ovata, Sanqiaothyris qabdoensis, Sanqiaothyris asymmetros, Sanqiaothyris circularis, Sanqiaothyris dorsaplana, Sanqiaothyris elliptica, Sanqiaothyris majiaobaensis

Type specimen: USNM 242054. Its type locality is USGS 1291-PC, Higham Peak, which is in a Spathian carbonate limestone in the Thaynes Formation of Idaho.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Triassic of United States (2: Idaho collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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