Hirsutella (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferinida - Bittnerulidae

Synonym: Hirsutina Kirchner 1933 [replaced name]

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

See also Kirchner 1933 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Flabellocyrtia, Neocyrtina, Spiriferinoides

Subtaxa: Hirsutella canavarica Hirsutella extraruga Hirsutella hirsuta Hirsutella multicostata Hirsutella rectimarginata

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Type: Spirifer hirsutus

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of Bulgaria (1 collection), China (26), Germany (1), Hungary (1), Italy (2), Poland (1), Slovakia (1)

Total: 33 collections each including a single occurrence

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