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Himalairhynchia Jin and Sun 1976 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 28582

Full reference: Y. G. Jin and D. L. Sun. 1976. Taxonomic names, in Mesozoic and Cenozoic brachiopods from the Mount Jolmo Lungma region. A Report of the Scientific Expedition in the Mount Jolmo Lungma Region (1966-1968) 2:271-357

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

Sister taxa: Bihendulirhynchia, Bradfordirhynchia, Grasirhynchia, Ivanoviella, Lotharingella, Malwirhynchia, Microrhynchia, Minutulirhynchia, Ptyctorhynchia, Rhynchonelloidella, Rochatorhynchia, Sharpirhynchia, Thurmannella, Urbanirhynchia, Waikatorhynchia

Subtaxa: Himalairhynchia magna, Himalairhynchia media, Himalairhynchia multiplicata

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Type: Himalairhynchia media

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder