Costirhynchopsis xui Guo and Chen 2022 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Cyclothyrididae

Full reference: Z. Guo and Z. Q. Chen. 2022. Taxonomic names, in The Anisian (Middle Triassic) brachiopods from the southern Qilian Mountains, north-western China. Papers in Palaeontology 8(e1468)

Belongs to Costirhynchopsis according to Z. Guo and Z. Q. Chen 2022

Sister taxa: Costirhynchopsis carantana, Costirhynchopsis mentzeli, Costirhynchopsis pavoplicata, Costirhynchopsis rhomba, Costirhynchopsis ruttneri, Costirhynchopsis sinensis, Costirhynchopsis spatiosa, Costirhynchopsis tienchungensis, Costirhynchopsis vidlicis, Costirhynchopsis xingyiensis

Type specimen: BGEG TJ10528, a shell

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of China (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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