Zeilleria quadrifida Lamarck 1819 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Zeilleriidae

Alternative combinations: Terebratula quadrifida, Zeilleria (Zeilleria) quadrifida

Synonyms: Terebratula cornuta Sowerby 1824, Waldheimia cornuta Sowerby 1824, Zeilleria cornuta Sowerby 1824

Belongs to Zeilleria according to A. Vörös and R. Kandemir 2011

See also Alméras et al. 2007, Alméras and Fauré 2000, Dagys 1968 and Ruggiero 1993

Sister taxa: Zeilleria (Zeilleria), Zeilleria alpina, Zeilleria aquilina, Zeilleria astartina, Zeilleria austriaca, Zeilleria baldaccii, Zeilleria balkarensis, Zeilleria biappendiculata, Zeilleria bicolor, Zeilleria bucculenta, Zeilleria bukowski, Zeilleria choffati, Zeilleria dedengensis, Zeilleria digona, Zeilleria donetziana, Zeilleria egena, Zeilleria elliotti, Zeilleria elliptica, Zeilleria guerassimovi, Zeilleria hararina, Zeilleria hudsoni, Zeilleria humeralis, Zeilleria kysylrabatensis, Zeilleria lagenalis, Zeilleria latifrons, Zeilleria leckenbyi, Zeilleria lingulata, Zeilleria lituanica, Zeilleria livingstonei, Zeilleria lycetti, Zeilleria mariae, Zeilleria moisseievi, Zeilleria montbisotensis, Zeilleria mutabilis, Zeilleria norica, Zeilleria opuatiaensis, Zeilleria perforata, Zeilleria popilanica, Zeilleria primaria, Zeilleria quiaiosensis, Zeilleria recessa, Zeilleria repanda, Zeilleria rollieri, Zeilleria sacciformis, Zeilleria spiculata, Zeilleria subcensoriensis, Zeilleria subdigona, Zeilleria subnumismalis, Zeilleria subranvilli, Zeilleria subrugata, Zeilleria terezowae, Zeilleria thurwieseri, Zeilleria trautscholdi, Zeilleria truncatella, Zeilleria umbonella, Zeilleria venusta, Zeilleria waehneri, Zeilleria waiohipaensis, Zeilleria waltoni

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Bulgaria (4 collections), France (21), Slovakia (1), Spain (31), Turkey (2), the United Kingdom (3)

Total: 62 collections each including a single occurrence

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