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Herangirhynchia MacFarlan 1992 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 28579

Full reference: D. A. B. MacFarlan. 1992. Triassic and Jurassic Rhynchonellacea (Brachiopoda) from New Zealand and New Caledonia. Royal Society of New Zealand Bulletin 31:1-310

Parent taxon: Rhynchonellinae according to A. Williams et al. 2002

Sister taxa: Choffatirhynchia, Curtirhynchia, Fusirhynchia, Homoeorhynchia, Kabanoviella, Laevigaterhynchia, Lunarhynchia, Nudirostralina, Planirhynchia, Rhynchonella, Rhynchonelloidea

Subtaxa: Herangirhynchia arawheroensis, Herangirhynchia awakinoensis, Herangirhynchia herangiensis, Herangirhynchia otamitaensis, Herangirhynchia otapiriensis

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Type: Herangirhynchia herangiensis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder