Orbiramus minus Xia et al. 2007 (bryozoan)

Stenolaemata - Trepostomida

Full reference: F. S. Xia, S. G. Zhang, and Z. Z. Wang. 2007. The oldest bryozoans: new evidence from the Late Tremadocian (Early Ordovician) of East Yangtze Gorges in China. Journal of Paleontology 81(6):1308-1326

Belongs to Orbiramus according to F. S. Xia et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Orbiramus normalis, Orbiramus ovalis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Daping section, Fenxiang, sample CF3, which is in a Tremadocian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Fenxiang Formation of China

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Daping section, Fenxiang, sample CF3

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