Monsardithyris Alméras 1970 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Lissajousithyrididae

Full reference: Y. Alméras. 1970. Les terebratulidae du Dogger dans le Mâconnais, le mont d'Or lyonnais et le Jura méridional: Étude systématique et biostratigraphique. Rapports avec la paléoécologie. Documents des Laboratories de Géologie de la Faculté des Sciences de Lyon 39(2):1-690

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Apatecosia, Arcelinithyris, Dorsoplicathyris, Eristenosia, Lissajousithyris, Rouillieria, Strongylobrochus, Stroudithyris, Uralella, Vladimirella

Subtaxa: Monsardithyris buckmani Monsardithyris buckmaniana Monsardithyris catzigrasae Monsardithyris haresfieldensis Monsardithyris ronzevauxi Monsardithyris ruspolii Monsardithyris trilineata Monsardithyris ventricosa

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Ethiopia (9 collections), France (53), Iran (1), Italy (4), Jordan (14), Kenya (1), Morocco (1), Portugal (4), Saudi Arabia (7), Slovakia (2), Somalia (1), Spain (9), Tunisia (2), the United Kingdom (2)

Total: 110 collections including 118 occurrences

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