Paralenorthis alabamensis Ulrich and Cooper 1938 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Orthidae

Alternative combinations: Orthambonites alabamensis, Orthis alabamensis

Full reference: E. O. Ulrich and G. A. Cooper. 1938. Ozarkian and Canadian Brachiopoda. Geological Society of America Special Paper 13(8):1-323

Belongs to Paralenorthis according to V. Jaanusson and M. G. Bassett 1993

See also Cooper 1956 and Ulrich and Cooper 1938

Sister taxa: Paralenorthis alata, Paralenorthis buttsi, Paralenorthis carlottoi, Paralenorthis costata, Paralenorthis estenaensis, Paralenorthis immitatrix, Paralenorthis lolae, Paralenorthis luritjaorum, Paralenorthis marshalli, Paralenorthis minusculus, Paralenorthis mollesensis, Paralenorthis orbicularis, Paralenorthis panderania, Paralenorthis proava, Paralenorthis rgaitensis, Paralenorthis riojanus, Paralenorthis robustus, Paralenorthis semnanensis, Paralenorthis serica, Paralenorthis suriensis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Ordovician of United States (3: Alabama, Tennessee collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

Show more details

Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.

Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.