Silesiathyris (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Zeilleriidae

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: Silesiathyris angusta

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Triassic of Austria (2 collections), China (1), Germany (3), Hungary (8), Italy (6), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (1), Serbia and Montenegro (5), Slovakia (2), Vietnam (1)

Total: 30 collections each including a single occurrence

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