Rhaetina Waagen 1882 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Angustothyrididae

Synonyms: Rhaetinopsis Yang and Xu 1966, Sanqiaothyris Yang and Xu 1966

Full reference: W. Waagen. 1882. Productus Limestone Fossils, Part IV, fas. 1. Salt Range Fossils, Palaeontologia Indica, Series 13 1(4):329-390

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Angustothyris, Caucasothyris, Cubanothyris, Cystothyris, Paradoxothyris, Praeangustothyris, Praecubanothyris

Subtaxa: Rhaetina beskessensis Rhaetina caucasica Rhaetina columnaris Rhaetina elliptica Rhaetina gregaria Rhaetina incurvirostra Rhaetina jomdaensis Rhaetina ovalis Rhaetina parva Rhaetina pyriformis Rhaetina subcircularis Rhaetina taurica Rhaetina tirolensis Rhaetina triangularis Rhaetina zigasiensis Rhaetinopsis ovata Rhaetinopsis pentagonalis Rhaetinopsis yunnanensis Rhaetinopsis zadoensis Sanqiaothyris asymmetros Sanqiaothyris circularis Sanqiaothyris dorsaplana Sanqiaothyris elliptica Sanqiaothyris majiaobaensis Sanqiaothyris qabdoensis

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Triassic of Austria (100 collections), Bulgaria (1), Canada (1: British Columbia), China (10), Germany (3), Hungary (7), Iran (1), Romania (3), the Russian Federation (17), Slovakia (13), Switzerland (1), Tajikistan (3), Turkey (1), Ukraine (1), United States (9: California, Idaho, Nevada), Vietnam (1)

Total: 172 collections including 223 occurrences

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