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Article: The brachiopod genus Valdiviathyris Helmcke

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 4
Part: 4
Publication Date: January 1962
Page(s): 542 545
Author(s): A. J. Rowell
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ROWELL, A. J. 1962. The brachiopod genus Valdiviathyris Helmcke. Palaeontology4, 4, 542–545.

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The type species of Valdiviathyris Helmcke 1940, which is known only from one specimen, is considered to be a young craniaceid, closely related to, if not actually congeneric with, Ancistrocrania Dall. The family Valdiviathyridae Helmcke is regarded as a junior synonym of Craniidae Forbes.
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