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Nipponirhynchia Yanagida and Nishikawa 1984 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Wellerellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 28719

Full reference: J. Yanagida and I. Nishikawa. 1984. Early Permian brachiopods from the Kawai Limestone, Hiroshima Prefecture, southwest Japan. Memoirs of the Faculty of Science, Kyushu University, Series D, Geology 25(2):159-197

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

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Nipponirhynchia kamiyassensis, Nipponirhynchia shutoi

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Type: Nipponirhynchia shutoi

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder