Dolerorthis intercostata de Sowerby and Murchison 1839 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Hesperorthidae

Alternative combinations: Dolerorthis virgata, Orthis virgata

Full reference: J. C. de Sowerby and R. I. Murchison. 1839. The Silurian System. Part 2. Organic Remains. The Silurian System 2:579-768

Belongs to Dolerorthis according to L. R. M. Cocks 2014

See also de Sowerby and Murchison 1839 and Hurst 1979

Sister taxa: Dolerorthis duftonensis, Dolerorthis flabellites, Dolerorthis inaequicostata, Dolerorthis interplicata, Dolerorthis multicostellata, Dolerorthis nadruvensis, Dolerorthis plicata, Dolerorthis praeclara, Dolerorthis pristina, Dolerorthis psygma, Dolerorthis rankini, Dolerorthis rustica, Dolerorthis savagei, Dolerorthis sowerbyana, Dolerorthis sowerbyiana, Munhella cummingi

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Norway (1 collection), the United Kingdom (15)

Total: 16 collections each including a single occurrence

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