Orbipora ambiensis Waagen and Wentzel 1886 (bryozoan)

Stenolaemata - Trepostomida - Aisenvergiidae

Full reference: W. Waagen and J. Wentzel. 1886. Productus Limestone Fossils, Part VI. Salt Range Fossils, Palaeontologia Indica, Series 13 1(6):835-924

Belongs to Orbipora according to W. Waagen and J. Wentzel 1886

Sister taxa: Orbipora acanthophora, Orbipora distincta, Orbipora fungiformis, Orbipora indenta, Orbipora lynnensis, Orbipora minima, Orbipora solida, Orbipora ukhakuensis, Orbipora utahensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Amb, Basal Fossiliferous Beds, Salt Range, which is in a Wordian coastal sandstone in the Amb Formation of Pakistan

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Amb, Basal Fossiliferous Beds, Salt Range

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.