Alternifenestella picchuensis Chronic 1949 (bryozoan)

Stenolaemata - Fenestrida - Fenestellidae

Alternative combination: Fenestrellina picchuensis

Full reference: B.J. Chronic. 1949. Invertebrate paleontology (excepting fuslinids and corals). Upper Paleozoic of Peru 46-173

Belongs to Alternifenestella according to S. Sakagami 2004

See also Chronic 1949 and Chronic 1953

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 rarispinata, Alternifenestella sayensis, Alternifenestella spinifera, Alternifenestella spitzbergensis, Alternifenestella sublonga, Alternifenestella subquadratopora, Alternifenestella tenuiseptata, Alternifenestella tribifurcata, Alternifenestella tuberculifera, Alternifenestella vagrantia

Type specimen: AMNH 26973/3:1. Its type locality is AMNH298, Bed 41, Pasaje-Picchu Section 8, which is in an Asselian/Sakmarian marine limestone in Peru.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of Bolivia (1 collection), Peru (4)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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