Monsardithyris ruspolii Stefanini 1932 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Lissajousithyrididae

Alternative combination: Terebratula ruspolii

Belongs to Monsardithyris according to W. Kiessling 2009

See also Muir-Wood 1935

Sister taxa: Monsardithyris buckmani, Monsardithyris buckmaniana, Monsardithyris catzigrasae, Monsardithyris haresfieldensis, Monsardithyris ronzevauxi, Monsardithyris trilineata, Monsardithyris ventricosa

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Ethiopia (2 collections), Somalia (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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