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having a beak or beaklike snout or proboscis

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It is assigned provisionally to Rhytidorhachis because it has a rostrate shell with a delthyrium covered by thick medially conjunct deltidial plates and prominent concentric ornament.
Cypselae oblong to sub-obovate, truncate, attenuate to rostrate at the apex, glabrous to pubescent, sometimes dimorphic with the marginal cypselae conspicuously larger than the central ones; pappus of scabrid to plumose bristles, capillary to narrowly paleaceous, often plumose only at the apex, equal to different in length, less commonly reduced to a crown of fringed scales, or pappus absent.
Cypselae rostrate to long-attenuate at the apex, glabrous to pubescent; pappus of scabrid, capillary bristles.
Cypselae rostrate at the apex, pubescent; pappus of scabrid, capillary bristles.
Cypselae rostrate to slightly constricted at the apex, pubescent; pappus of scabrid, capillary bristles.