Sulevorthis playfairi Reed 1917 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Orthidae

Alternative combinations: Orthambonites playfairi, Orthis playfairi

Belongs to Sulevorthis according to Y. Candela and D. A. T. Harper 2014

See also Mitchell 1977, Reed 1917 and Williams 1962

Sister taxa: Sulevorthis bielsteini, Sulevorthis blountensis, Sulevorthis cessatus, Sulevorthis exopunctatus, Sulevorthis humilidorsatus, Sulevorthis lyckholmiensis, Sulevorthis mostellerensis, Sulevorthis parvicrassicostatus, Sulevorthis rectangulatus, Sulevorthis rotundiformis, Sulevorthis tennesseensis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of the United Kingdom (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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