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Zygospira Hall 1862 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Atrypida - Anazygidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 29977

Full reference: J. Hall. 1862. Observations upon a new genus of Brachiopoda. New York State Cabinet Annual Report 15:154-155

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

Sister taxa: Anazyga, Pusillagutta, Zygatrypa

Subtaxa: Zygospira deflecta, Zygospira fallax, Zygospira gutta, Zygospira kentuckiensis, Zygospira lebanonensis, Zygospira matutina, Zygospira meafordensis, Zygospira modesta, Zygospira resupinata, Zygospira sulcata

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder