Homoeorhynchia Buckman 1917 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae

Alternative spelling: Homeorhynchia

Synonym: Slovenirhynchia Siblik 1967

Full reference: S. S. Buckman. 1917. The Brachiopoda of the Namyau Beds, Northern Shan States, Burma. Palaeontologia Indica 3(2):1-254

Parent taxon: Rhynchonellinae according to A. Williams et al. 2002

See also F├╝rsich et al. 2001 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Choffatirhynchia, Curtirhynchia, Fusirhynchia, Herangirhynchia, Kabanoviella, Laevigaterhynchia, Lunarhynchia, Nudirostralina, Planirhynchia, Rhynchonella, Rhynchonelloidea

Subtaxa: Homoeorhynchia acuta Homoeorhynchia batalleri Homoeorhynchia bolinensis Homoeorhynchia capitulata Homoeorhynchia cynocephala Homoeorhynchia cynoprosopa Homoeorhynchia lubrica Homoeorhynchia lusitanica Homoeorhynchia meridionalis Homoeorhynchia moorei Homoeorhynchia prona Homoeorhynchia ptinoides Homoeorhynchia sepahanensis Homoeorhynchia solitaria Homoeorhynchia webbi Slovenirhynchia maninensis Slovenirhynchia slovenica

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Type: Homoeorhynchia acuta

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Cretaceous of France (4 collections), Portugal (14), Switzerland (4)

• Jurassic of Austria (6), Bulgaria (9), China (1), France (60), Greenland (1), Hungary (12), Iran (1), Portugal (19), Slovakia (1), Spain (117), Switzerland (1), Tunisia (7), Turkey (2), the United Kingdom (28)

• Triassic of Hungary (5), Italy (2)

Total: 294 collections including 319 occurrences

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