Carpinaria (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Spinocyrtiidae

Parent taxon: Spinocyrtiidae according to A. Williams et al. 2006

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Acutoria, Alatiformia, Duryeella, Eosyringothyris, Mediospirifer, Orthospirifer, Platyrachella, Spinocyrtia, Subcuspidella

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Carpinaria in the database

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