Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections


Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Tetrarhynchiidae

Burmirhynchia was named by Buckman (1917) [Sepkoski's age data: J Bajo-l J Kimm Sepkoski's reference number: 877,1091]. Its type is Burmirhynchia gutta.

It was assigned to Rhynchonellidae by Ronchetti (1970); to Gibbirhynchiinae by Williams et al. (2002); and to Rhynchonellida by Sepkoski (2002).

B. (Burmirhynchia), B. (Hopkinsirhynchia), B. altilis, B. angustata, B. asiatica, B. athiensis (syn. Eurysites transversus), B. bawgyoensis, B. bicostata, B. cavagnarii, B. costata, B. cuneata, B. cuneata, B. decorticata, B. depressa, B. dromio, B. elegans, B. elliptica, B. flabilis, B. fluminalis, B. hpalaiensis, B. hsenwiensis, B. hsipawensis, B. icaunensis, B. inaequalis, B. irregularis, B. jirbaensis, B. lenglawngensis, B. lobata, B. longa, B. luchiangensis, B. magna (syn. Gibbirhynchia pulcher, Gibbirhynchia costata, Gibbirhynchia subcircularis, Gibbirhynchia rotundata), B. moulani (syn. Conarosia sphenoidea, Conarosia concinna, Conarosia ovata, Conarosia angustata, Conarosia rotundata, Conarosia medialis, Conarosia matutina), B. multiplicata, B. nahsaiensis, B. nammaensis, B. namyauensis, B. nierongensis, B. nyainrongensis, B. obesa, B. orientalis, B. ovalis, B. pangwolengensis, B. parva, B. pilgrimi, B. pinguis, B. proteiformis (syn. Terebratula varians quadra, Rhynchonella gallica, Rhynchonella quadratoides, Terebratula varians morieri), B. quadricristata (syn. Rhynchonella hautquintiana, Rhynchonella quinquecristata, Rhynchonella fornax, Rhynchonella fornicata), B. quinquiplicata, B. rostrata, B. rotunda, B. semiglobosa, B. shanensis, B. subcostata, B. subnasuta, B. subovalis, B. subtrigonalis, B. termierae (syn. Globirhynchia crassa, Globirhynchia concinna, Globirhynchia triangulata, Globirhynchia dubia), B. thierachensis, B. touchei, B. transversalis, B. trilobata, B. turgida, B. versabilis, B. weiri

View classification of included taxa

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1917Burmirhynchia Buckman p. 49
1970Burmirhynchia Ronchetti p. 49
1989Conarosia Cooper
2002Burmirhynchia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Conarosia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Burmirhynchia Williams et al. p. 1355
2002Conarosia Williams et al. p. 1358

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyHemithiridoideaRzhonsnitskaya 1956
familyTetrarhynchiidaeAger 1965

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

No diagnoses are available