Gryphus rovasendianus Seguenza 1866 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Terebratulidae

Alternative combination: Terebratula rovasendiana

Belongs to Gryphus according to L. Bertolaso et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Gryphus angularis, Gryphus capensis, Gryphus carneoides, Gryphus cookei, Gryphus dalli, Gryphus hanzawai, Gryphus kickxii, Gryphus lentiformis, Gryphus minor, Gryphus miocaenicus, Gryphus parvus, Gryphus radiata, Gryphus sphenoideus, Gryphus stantoni, Gryphus tokionis, Gryphus vaughani, Gryphus vitrea, Gryphus vitreus, Gryphus yatungensis

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Gryphus rovasendianus in the database

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