Plectorthis scotica McCoy 1852 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Plectorthidae

Alternative combination: Orthisina scotica

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

Sister taxa: Plectorthis australis, Plectorthis burultasica, Plectorthis cliefdenensis, Plectorthis exfoliata, Plectorthis licta, Plectorthis mazourkaensis, Plectorthis patulus, Plectorthis perditosulcata, Plectorthis plicatella, Plectorthis punctata

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Ordovician of the United Kingdom (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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