Gibbirhynchia micra Ager 1954 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Tetrarhynchiidae

Full reference: D. V. Ager. 1954. The genus Gibbirhynchia in the British Domerian. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association 65:25-51

Belongs to Gibbirhynchia according to D. V. Ager 1962

See also Ager 1954

Sister taxa: Gibbirhynchia ageri, Gibbirhynchia amalthei, Gibbirhynchia cantabrica, Gibbirhynchia curviceps, Gibbirhynchia gibbosa, Gibbirhynchia liasica, Gibbirhynchia lua, Gibbirhynchia muirwoodae, Gibbirhynchia mundula, Gibbirhynchia northamptonensis, Gibbirhynchia orsinii, Gibbirhynchia reyi, Gibbirhynchia sordellii, Gibbirhynchia thorncombiensis, Gibbirhynchia tiltonensis, Gibbirhynchia tounatensis, Gibbirhynchia urkutica

Type specimen: Its type locality is Old quarry near the Yew Tree Inn, Dursley (lower Marlstone), which is in a Spinatum carbonate limestone in the Marlstone Rock Formation of the United Kingdom

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Portugal (2 collections), Spain (20), the United Kingdom (13)

Total: 35 collections each including a single occurrence

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