Daghanirhynchia macfadyeni Muir-Wood 1935 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Tetrarhynchiidae

Full reference: H. M. Muir-Wood. 1935. Jurassic Brachiopoda. The Mesozoic Palaeontology of British Somaliland, Geology and Palaeontology of British Somaliland, II 75-147

Belongs to Daghanirhynchia according to H. R. Feldman et al. 2014

See also Muir-Wood 1935

Sister taxa: Daghanirhynchia angulocostata, Daghanirhynchia daghaniensis, Daghanirhynchia farquharsoni, Daghanirhynchia hadramautensis, Daghanirhynchia jordanica, Daghanirhynchia kabeitensis, Daghanirhynchia rawyaensis, Daghanirhynchia subversabilis, Daghanirhynchia sulcata, Daghanirhynchia susanae, Daghanirhynchia triangulata

Type specimen: Its type locality is Daghani, bed 226, which is in a Callovian shallow subtidal limestone in the Bihen Limestone Formation of Somalia

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Jurassic of Ethiopia (1 collection), Jordan (6), Somalia (6), Yemen (2)

Total: 15 collections each including a single occurrence

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