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Niutoushania Liao 1984 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Productidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27682

Full reference: Z. T. Liao. 1984. New genus and species of Late Permian and earliest Triassic brachiopods from Jiangsu, Zhejiang and Anhui provinces. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 23:276-285

Parent taxon: Dictyoclostini according to A. Williams et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Auloprotonia, Callytharrella, Dasysaria, Dictyoclostus, Kunlunia, Pugilis

Subtaxa: Niutoushania chongqingensis, Niutoushania niutoushanensis, Niutoushania plicata

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Type: Niutoushania niutoushanensis

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder