Euryspirifer (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Hysterolitidae

Parent taxon: Hysterolitinae according to A. Williams et al. 2006

See also Johnson 1995 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Antispirifer, Arduspirifer, Australospirifer, Brachyspirifer, Costellispirifer, Dixonella, Dyticospirifer, Hysterolites, Otospirifer, Paraspirifer, Patriaspirifer, Rostrospirifer, Trigonospirifer, Xinjiangospirifer

Subtaxa: Euryspirifer assimilis

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Devonian of Belgium (1 collection), China (3), the Czech Republic (1), Germany (10), Mauritania (2), the Russian Federation (1), Spain (10), the United Kingdom (2), Vietnam (6)

Total: 36 collections including 39 occurrences

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