Glyptorthis marilara Li and Copper 2006 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Glyptorthidae

Full reference: R. Li and P. Copper. 2006. Early Silurian (Llandovery) orthide brachiopods from Anticosti Island, eastern Canada: the O/S extinction recovery fauna. Special Papers in Palaeontology 76:5-71

Belongs to Glyptorthis according to R. Li and P. Copper 2006

Sister taxa: Glyptorthis alta, Glyptorthis assimilis, Glyptorthis balclatchiensis, Glyptorthis balcletchiensis, Glyptorthis bellarugosa, Glyptorthis bellatula, Glyptorthis costellata, Glyptorthis crenulata, Glyptorthis crispa, Glyptorthis crispata, Glyptorthis daytonensis, Glyptorthis equiconvexa, Glyptorthis fausta, Glyptorthis glaseri, Glyptorthis glypta, Glyptorthis imbrex, Glyptorthis insculpta, Glyptorthis irregularis, Glyptorthis irrupta, Glyptorthis maquoketensis, Glyptorthis maritima, Glyptorthis multicostellata, Glyptorthis obesa, Glyptorthis plana, Glyptorthis pulchra, Glyptorthis sarcina, Glyptorthis senecta, Glyptorthis splendens, Glyptorthis squamata, Glyptorthis subcircularis, Glyptorthis sulcata, Glyptorthis uncinata, Glyptorthis uniformis, Glyptorthis vidari

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Silurian of Canada (3: Quebec collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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