Maorirhynchia taringaturana MacFarlan 1992 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Allorhynchidae

Full reference: D. A. B. MacFarlan. 1992. Triassic and Jurassic Rhynchonellacea (Brachiopoda) from New Zealand and New Caledonia. Royal Society of New Zealand Bulletin 31:1-310

Belongs to Maorirhynchia according to D. A. B. MacFarlan 1992

Sister taxa: Maorirhynchia mackayi, Maorirhynchia nelsonensis, Maorirhynchia nuggetensis

Type specimen: C1463, a shell. Its type locality is JDC 496, Taringatura Hills (E45/f6640), which is in an Otamitan marine horizon in New Zealand.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of New Zealand (19 collections)

Total: 19 collections each including a single occurrence

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