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Niquivilia Benedetto and Herrera 1993 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Taffiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 288261

Full reference: J. L. Benedetto and Z.A. Herrera. 1993. New early Ordovician Leptellinae (Brachiopoda) from the San Juan Formation, west-central Argentina. Ameghiniana 30:39-58

Parent taxon: Leptellinae according to J. L. Benedetto and Z.A. Herrera 1993

Sister taxa: Huacoella, Leptella

Subtaxa: Niquivilia extensa

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Type: Niquivilia extensa

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder