Alternifenestella vagrantia Gilmour and Snyder 2000 (bryozoan)

Stenolaemata - Fenestrida - Fenestellidae

Full reference: E. H. Gilmour and E. M. Snyder. 2000. Bryozoa of the Mission Argillite (Permian), northeastern Washington. Journal of Paleontology 74(4):540-570

Belongs to Alternifenestella according to E. H. Gilmour and E. M. Snyder 2000

Sister taxa: Alternifenestella (Cervella), Alternifenestella absoluta, Alternifenestella ampla, Alternifenestella argumentosa, Alternifenestella bifida, Alternifenestella cervoidea, Alternifenestella crassiseptata, Alternifenestella cyclotriangulata, Alternifenestella esaulovae, Alternifenestella greenharbourensis, Alternifenestella horologia, Alternifenestella indubia, Alternifenestella invisitata, Alternifenestella kungurensis, Alternifenestella major, Alternifenestella megacapillaris, Alternifenestella minor, Alternifenestella minuscula, Alternifenestella nalivkini, Alternifenestella pajerensis, Alternifenestella picchuensis, Alternifenestella rarispinata, Alternifenestella sayensis, Alternifenestella spinifera, Alternifenestella spitzbergensis, Alternifenestella sublonga, Alternifenestella subquadratopora, Alternifenestella tenuiseptata, Alternifenestella tribifurcata, Alternifenestella tuberculifera

Type specimen: USNM 499261. Its type locality is Mission Argellite, which is in the Wordian of limestone/siltstone the Mission Argillite Formation Washington.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Mission Argellite

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