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Neoplicatifera sintanensis Chao 1927 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Productellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 126173

Alternative combinations: Marginifera sintanensis, Paraplicatifera sintanensis, Spinomarginifera sintanensis

Belongs to Neoplicatifera according to S. Z. Shen et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Neoplicatifera costata, Neoplicatifera elongata, Neoplicatifera huangi, Neoplicatifera minor, Neoplicatifera multispinosa, Neoplicatifera ningxiangensis, Neoplicatifera obscura, Neoplicatifera pusilla

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): shell 12.6 x 14.2, valve 12.2 x 15.4