Rhipidomella cora d'Orbigny 1842 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Rhipidomellidae

Alternative combinations: Orthis cora, Terebratula cora

Full reference: A. D. d'Orbigny. 1842. Voyage dans l’Amérique Méridionale 3(4):1-188

Belongs to Rhipidomella according to G. Termier et al. 1974

See also Chronic 1953, d'Orbigny 1842, Kozlowski 1914, Newell et al. 1953 and Stehli and Grant 1970

Sister taxa: Rhipidomella acutisulcata, Rhipidomella burlingtonensis, Rhipidomella carbonaria, Rhipidomella caucasica, Rhipidomella corallina, Rhipidomella cordialis, Rhipidomella diminutiva, Rhipidomella dubia, Rhipidomella dzhuvankarensis, Rhipidomella fortimuscula, Rhipidomella henryhousensis, Rhipidomella hessensis, Rhipidomella hispidula, Rhipidomella jerseyensis, Rhipidomella kharaulakhensis, Rhipidomella lyelliana, Rhipidomella magna, Rhipidomella miaolingensis, Rhipidomella michelini, Rhipidomella miscella, Rhipidomella missouriensis, Rhipidomella obesiconcha, Rhipidomella oklahomensis, Rhipidomella orthogonia, Rhipidomella parva, Rhipidomella pecosi, Rhipidomella penniana, Rhipidomella perminuta, Rhipidomella pressula, Rhipidomella subcircularis, Rhipidomella subtriangularis, Rhipidomella tenuicostata, Rhipidomella thiemei, Rhipidomella uralica, Rhipidomella vanuxemi, Rhipidomella vediensis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Afghanistan (1 collection), Bolivia (18), Guatemala (1), Peru (1)

Total: 21 collections each including a single occurrence

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