Coenothyris elongata Yang and Xu 1966 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Dielasmatidae

Alternative combination: Adygella elongata

Full reference: T. Y. Yang and G. R. Xu. 1966. Triassic Brachiopods of Central Guizhou Province 1-151

Belongs to Coenothyris according to Z. Guo et al. 2019

See also Feng and Jiang 1978, Xu 1978 and Yang and Xu 1966

Sister taxa: Coenothyris acuta, Coenothyris cuccensis, Coenothyris kraffti, Coenothyris oweni, Coenothyris pyriformis, Coenothyris radulovici, Coenothyris vulgaris, Terebratula (Coenothyris) cuccensis, Terebratula (Coenothyris) kraffti

Type specimen: Its type locality is Yinshanpo KC267c, Qingyan, which is in a Pelsonian/Illyrian marine shale/marl in the Qingyan Formation of China

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Triassic of China (15 collections)

Total: 15 collections each including a single occurrence

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