Theca kirkbyi Howse 1857

Hyolitha - Hyolithida - Hyolithidae

Full reference: R. Howse. 1857. XXXVI. Notes on the Permian system of the counties of Durham and Northumberland. The Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Second Series 19(114):463-473

Belongs to Theca according to H. B. Geinitz 1861

See also Howse 1857

Sister taxa: Hyolithes (Pharetrella), Hyolithes aclis, Hyolithes acutus, Hyolithes aliger, Hyolithes americanus, Hyolithes amosi, Hyolithes aplatus, Hyolithes asteroideus, Hyolithes cariniferus, Hyolithes columbanus, Hyolithes conularioides, Hyolithes daphnis, Hyolithes delia, Hyolithes dorbignyi, Hyolithes endoi, Hyolithes fuchouensis, Hyolithes gibbosus, Hyolithes girvanensis, Hyolithes hathewayi, Hyolithes immemor, Hyolithes kuantungensis, Hyolithes mantouensis, Hyolithes minutissimus, Hyolithes multicinctus, Hyolithes multipunctatus, Hyolithes obesus, Hyolithes ornatellus, Hyolithes paishanensis, Hyolithes penkillensis, Hyolithes sondai, Hyolithes tenuis, Hyolithus (Hyolithus), Hyolithus mimicus, Hyolithus pallidus, Theca richteri

Type specimen: Its type locality is Tunstall Hill, shell limestone, Durham (Kirkby collection), which is in a Wuchiapingian perireef or subreef grainstone in the Ford Formation of the United Kingdom

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Tunstall Hill, shell limestone, Durham (Kirkby collection)

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