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Limbella Stehli 1954 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Aulostegidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27571

Full reference: F.G. Stehli. 1954. Lower Leonardian Brachiopoda of the Sierra Diablo. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 105(3):257-358

Parent taxon: Echinosteginae according to A. Williams et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Archaiosteges, Baissalosteges, Echinosteges, Edriosteges, Girlasia, Howseia, Sphenosteges, Spirisosium, Strophalosiella, Strophalosiina, Xenosteges

Subtaxa: Limbella costellata, Limbella grangeri, Limbella limbata, Limbella victorioensis, Limbella wolfcampensis

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder