Nisusia (Jamesella) amii Walcott 1905 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Protorthida - Protorthidae

Full reference: C. D. Walcott. 1905. Cambrian Brachiopoda with descriptions of new genera and species. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 28(1395):227-337

Belongs to Nisusia (Jamesella) according to C. D. Walcott 1905

Sister taxa: Jamesella perpasta, Nisusia (Jamesella) erecta, Nisusia (Jamesella) kanabensis, Nisusia (Jamesella) kuthani, Nisusia (Jamesella) lowi, Nisusia (Jamesella) utahensis

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Nisusia (Jamesella) amii in the database

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