Porambonites Pander 1830 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Pentamerida - Porambonitidae

Parent taxon: Porambonitidae according to L. E. Popov et al. 2005

See also Sepkoski 2002, Spjeldnaes 1957 and Williams et al. 2002

Sister taxa: Eoporambonites, Hibernobonites

Subtaxa: Porambonites (Equirostra) Porambonites (Isorhynchus) Porambonites (Noetlingia) Porambonites (Porambonites) Porambonites acutiplicatus Porambonites intermedius Porambonites planus Porambonites reticulata Porambonites trigona Porambonites trigonus

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Type: Porambonites reticulata

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Dobrotivian of France (2 collections)

• Whiterockian of Canada (1: Newfoundland and Labrador), United States (1: Nevada)

• Volkhov of the Russian Federation (30)

• Vaana of Estonia (1)

• Arenig of China (3)

• Arenigian of the Russian Federation (1)

• Dawan of China (3)

• Ordovician of Argentina (1), Belarus (1), Canada (1: Quebec), China (6), Estonia (27), France (3), Iran (1), Ireland (3), Latvia (3), Lithuania (2), Norway (13), Portugal (1), the Russian Federation (8), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (5)

Total: 118 collections including 135 occurrences

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