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Melvillosia Waterhouse 2001 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Strophalosiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 205546

Full reference: J. B. Waterhouse. 2001. Late Paleozoic brachiopods and molluscs from Wairaki Downs, New Zealand. Earthwise 3:1-195

Parent taxon: Strophalosiidae according to J. B. Waterhouse 2001

Sister taxa: Dasyalosiinae, Echinalosiinae, Mingenewiinae, Strophalosiinae

Subtaxa: Melvillosia canadense

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Type: Melvillosia canadense

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder