Tegulorhynchia squamosa Hutton 1873 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Notosariidae

Alternative combination: Rhynchonella squamosa

Belongs to Tegulorhynchia according to R. S. Craig 2000

See also Cooper 1959

Sister taxa: Tegulorhynchia ampullacea, Tegulorhynchia boongeroodaensis, Tegulorhynchia coelata, Tegulorhynchia coelospina, Tegulorhynchia depressa, Tegulorhynchia doederleini, Tegulorhynchia hrodelberti, Tegulorhynchia imbricata, Tegulorhynchia masoni, Tegulorhynchia squamosa, Tegulorhynchia thomsoni, Tegulorhynchia tubulifera

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Oligocene of New Zealand (5 collections)

• Eocene of Argentina (1), New Zealand (5)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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