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Ribeiria Sharpe 1853 (mollusk)

Rostroconchia - Ribeirioida - Ribeiriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 8141

Synonym: Ozomia Walcott 1924 (taxon 71140)

Full reference: D. Sharpe. 1853. Descriptions of the new species of Zoophyta and Mollusca (appendix B to Ribeiro, Carlos, Carboniferous and Silurian formation of the neighborhood of Bussaco in Portugal). Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 9(1):143-158

Parent taxon: Technophoridae according to C. D. Walcott 1924

Sister taxa: Kimopegma, Myocaris, Pleuropegma, Technophorus

Subtaxa: Ribeiria apusoides, Ribeiria australiensis, Ribeiria bassleri, Ribeiria calcifera, Ribeiria compressa, Ribeiria coreanica, Ribeiria csiro, Ribeiria francae, Ribeiria johni, Ribeiria lucan, Ribeiria manchurica, Ribeiria parva, Ribeiria personata, Ribeiria pholadiformis, Ribeiria pojetai, Ribeiria runnegari, Ribeiria spinosa, Ribeiria taylori

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Type: Ribeiria pholadiformis

Ecology: stationary semi-infaunal suspension feeder