Bihenithyris Muir-Wood 1935 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Loboidothyrididae

Full reference: H. M. Muir-Wood. 1935. Jurassic Brachiopoda. The Mesozoic Palaeontology of British Somaliland, Geology and Palaeontology of British Somaliland, II 75-147

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Bihenithyris abnormis Bihenithyris barringtoni Bihenithyris bicanaliculata Bihenithyris deformata Bihenithyris mediocostata Bihenithyris quadrilobata Bihenithyris rectimarginata Bihenithyris weiri

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Ethiopia (1 collection), Israel (3), Poland (1), Saudi Arabia (67), Somalia (3), Spain (1), Tunisia (3), Yemen (12)

Total: 91 collections including 101 occurrences

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