Flabellitesia kessei Boucot et al. 1988 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Hesperorthidae

Alternative combination: Hesperorthis kessei

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

See also Jin and Chatterton 1997

Sister taxon: Flabellitesia adaia

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Silurian of Canada (7: Northwest Territories, Nunavut collections)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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