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Nipponithyris Yabe and Hatai 1934 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Dallinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 30366

Synonyms: Dicrosia Cooper 1978 (no. 356444), Isumithyris (no. 30251), Miyakothyris (no. 30339), Nipponithyris (Miyakothyris) (no. 364081)

Parent taxon: Nipponithyridinae according to A. Williams et al. 2006

Sister taxon: Campages

Subtaxa: Nipponithyris (Miyakothyris) subovata, Nipponithyris afra, Nipponithyris fijiensis, Nipponithyris lauensis, Nipponithyris nipponensis, Nipponithyris notoensis, Nipponithyris yabei

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Type: Nipponithyris nipponensis

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder