Coenothyris pyriformis Jin et al. 1979 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Dielasmatidae

Full reference: Y. G. Jin, D. L. Sun, and S. L. Ye. 1979. Mesozoic brachiopod names. Paleontological atlas of northwest China, Qinghai Volume 1:131-217

Belongs to Coenothyris according to Y. G. Jin et al. 1979

Sister taxa: Coenothyris acuta, Coenothyris cuccensis, Coenothyris kraffti, Coenothyris oweni, Coenothyris radulovici, Coenothyris vulgaris

Type specimen: NIGP 43018

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Coenothyris pyriformis in the database

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