Parathyridina Schuchert and LeVene 1929 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Zeilleriidae

Synonym: Parathyris Douvillé 1916 [replaced name]

Full reference: C. Schuchert and C. M. LeVene. 1929. New names for brachiopod homonyms. American Journal of Science, Series 5 17:119-122

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

See also Schuchert and LeVene 1929 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Ajukuzella, Antiptychina, Bazardarella, Calpella, Cincta, Digonella, Eoantiptychia, Fimbriothyris, Irenothyris, Keratothyris, Kolymithyris, Lazella, Menathyris, Mycerosia, Obovothyris, Periallus, Pirotella, Rugitela, Sacothyris, Silesiathyris, Somalitela, Tubegatanella, Worobievella, Zeilleria

Subtaxa: Parathyris plicatissima Parathyris plicatoides

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Israel (1 collection), Saudi Arabia (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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