Orthopora (bryozoan)

Stenolaemata - Rhabdomesida - Rhabdomesidae

Parent taxon: Rhabdomesidae according to A. Ernst et al. 2008

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Ascopora, Ascoporella, Euthyrhombopora, Fehlerpora, Nicklesopora, Paranicklesopora, Pseudorhabdomeson, Rhabdomeson, Uralotrypa, Vidronovella

Subtaxa: Orthopora punctata

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of Oman (2 collections)

• Devonian of Belarus (1), China (1), the Czech Republic (1), France (1), Poland (1), Spain (7)

• Silurian of Belarus (2), United States (1: Maryland)

• Ordovician of Sweden (1)

Total: 18 collections each including a single occurrence

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