Neospirifer cameratus Morton 1836 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Trigonotretidae

Alternative combination: Spirifer cameratus

Belongs to Neospirifer according to N. V. Kalashnikov 1998

See also Chronic 1953, Dunbar and Condra 1932, Girty 1915 and Hoare 1961

Sister taxa: Neospirifer (Neospirifer), Neospirifer (Quadrospira), Neospirifer amphigyus, Neospirifer amplus, Neospirifer apothescelus, Neospirifer arthurtonensis, Neospirifer bakeri, Neospirifer cameratiformis, Neospirifer campbelli, Neospirifer chivatschensis, Neospirifer concentricus, Neospirifer crassiconchialis, Neospirifer dunbari, Neospirifer fasciger, Neospirifer foordi, Neospirifer formulosus, Neospirifer goreii, Neospirifer gortani, Neospirifer grandis, Neospirifer grandis, Neospirifer huecoensis, Neospirifer incipiens, Neospirifer invisus, Neospirifer kansasensis, Neospirifer kimsari, Neospirifer koewbaidhoni, Neospirifer lanceolatus, Neospirifer latus, Neospirifer licharewi, Neospirifer mansuetus, Neospirifer mengjiushanensis, Neospirifer neali, Neospirifer neocameratus, Neospirifer neostriatus, Neospirifer notialis, Neospirifer omolonensis, Neospirifer orientalis, Neospirifer paranitiensis, Neospirifer parenensis, Neospirifer permicus, Neospirifer placidus, Neospirifer plana, Neospirifer praenuntius, Neospirifer pseudonitiensis, Neospirifer rhomboidalis, Neospirifer rhomboides, Neospirifer shenshuensis, Neospirifer snjatkovi, Neospirifer sodalis, Neospirifer sterlitamakensis, Neospirifer striatus, Neospirifer subfasciger, Neospirifer subovalis, Neospirifer tajmyrica, Neospirifer tegulatus, Neospirifer tricostatus, Neospirifer trimuensis, Neospirifer triplicatus, Neospirifer undatus, Neospirifer vagaensis, Neospirifer venezuelensis, Neospirifer wynneiformis, Spirifer (Neospirifer) bakeri, Spirifer (Neospirifer) huecoensis, Wadispirifer ravana, Wadispirifer hongdeensis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of Canada (2: Nunavut collections), Pakistan (9), the Russian Federation (3), United States (9: Alaska, Texas)

• Virgilian of United States (3: Kansas, Ohio)

• Desmoinesian of United States (21: Missouri, Pennsylvania, Utah)

• Atokan of United States (2: Missouri, Nevada)

• Pennsylvanian of United States (1: Alaska)

• Carboniferous of Brazil (1), Egypt (3), Peru (3), United States (15: Alaska, Kentucky, Nevada, New mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Utah)

• Mississippian of United States (1: Alaska)

Total: 73 collections each including a single occurrence

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