Retrorsirostra carleyi Hall 1860 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Plaesiomyidae

Full reference: J. Hall. 1860. New species of fossils from the Hudson-River group of Ohio, and other western states. Annual Report of the Regents of the University of the State of New York, on the Condition of the State Cabinet of Natural History. State University of New York 13:119-121

Belongs to Retrorsirostra according to J. Jin and R. Zhan 2008

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Ordovician of Canada (5: Quebec collections), United States (29: Indiana, Ohio, Tennessee)

Total: 34 collections including 35 occurrences

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