Eudesia (Sphriganaria) cardioides Douvillé 1916 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Eudesiidae

Alternative combination: Eudesia cardioides

Synonyms: Sphriganaria angulocostata Cooper 1989, Sphriganaria bramkampi Cooper 1989, Sphriganaria capax Cooper 1989, Sphriganaria expansa Cooper 1989, Sphriganaria intercalata Cooper 1989

Full reference: H. Douvillé. 1916. Les terrains secondaires dans le massif du Moghara à l’Est de l’isthme de Suez. Mémoire de l’Académie des Sciences, Paris 54(2):1-184

Belongs to Eudesia (Sphriganaria) according to Y. Alméras et al. 2010

See also Cooper 1989 and Makridin 1964

Sister taxa: Eudesia (Sphriganaria) costata, Eudesia (Sphriganaria) magharensis, Eudesia (Sphriganaria) rollieri, Sphriganaria bicostata, Sphriganaria concentrica, Sphriganaria curtirostra, Sphriganaria modesta

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Egypt (1 collection), Saudi Arabia (30)

Total: 31 collections each including a single occurrence

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