Parachoristites volongaensis Barchatova 1968 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Choristitidae

Full reference: V. P. Barchatova. 1968. Spiriferellidae, Brachythyrinae. Novye Vidy Drevnikh Rasteniy i Bespozvonochnykh SSSR 2:160-167

Belongs to Parachoristites according to V. P. Barchatova 1968

Sister taxon: Parachoristites carus

Type specimen: TsSGM 5,6/8229. Its type locality is Volonga River above stone transition, which is in a Bashkirian marine horizon in the Russian Federation.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Carboniferous of the Russian Federation (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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