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Object: Lamp shell, Neothyris lenticularis compressa Neall, 1972; holotype

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Registration Number BR.001345
Phylum Brachiopoda
Class Rhynchonellata
Family Terebratellidae
Scientific name Neothyris lenticularis compressa Neall, 1972
Type status holotype
Common / Maori name lamp shell, brachiopod
Country collected New Zealand
Region collected North Island
Precise locality W of Kapiti Island
Collected by ,
Date collected 30 Aug 1951
Section Molluscs

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