Sous-embranchement (subphylum) des Rhynchonelliformea  
Classe des Rhynchonellata 
Ordre des Terebratulida 

Sous-ordre des Terebratulidina 
Super-famille des Terebratuloidae 
Super-famille des Dyscolioidae 
Super-famille des Cancellothyroidea 

Genus Ebiscothyris Bitner et Cohen, 2015

[Type species= Ebiscothyris bellonensis Bitner et Cohen, 2015 (p. 494)]

No diagnosis - see species


Diagnosis from Bitner & Cohen (2015)

Extant Species of Ebiscothyris
  • E. bellonensis Bitner et Cohen, 2015
  • Diagnosis

    Ebiscothyris bellonensis   Bitner et Cohen, 2015

    Type locality: Campagne EBISCO, st. CP 2616, Coral Sea, Chesterfield Plateau (France) (19°35.08'S, 158°49.83'E), 786-836 m depth.
    Depth range: 650 - 923 m


    Diagnosis - (Bitner & Cohen, 2015)

    Medium-sized terebratulide; outline subpentagonal; surface smooth; anterior commissure strongly and broadly unisulcate; beak suberect; deltidial plates conjunct; foramen circular, of medium size; cardinal process distinct, semi-elliptical; crural processes blunt and directed ventrally; hinge plates narrow and triangular; loop short, with broad descending branches and broad, medially folded, transverse band.

    from Bitner & Cohen (2015)