Acanthambonia portranensis Wright 1963 (lamp shell)

Lingulata - Siphonotretida - Siphonotretidae

Full reference: A. D. Wright. 1963. The fauna of the Portrane Limestone 1. The inarticulate brachiopods. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Geology 8(5):224-254

Belongs to Acanthambonia according to A. D. Wright 1963

Sister taxa: Acanthambonia delicata, Acanthambonia klabavensis, Acanthambonia minutisima, Acanthambonia minutissima, Acanthambonia virginiensis

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Ordovician of Estonia (11 collections), Ireland (1), Lithuania (1)

Total: 13 collections each including a single occurrence

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