Rostricellula marciali Villas 1992 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Trigonirhynchiidae

Full reference: E. Villas. 1992. New Caradoc brachiopods from the Iberian Chains (northeastern Spain) and their stratigraphic significance. Journal of Paleontology 66(5):772-793

Belongs to Rostricellula according to E Villas 1992

Sister taxa: Rostricellula ardmillanensis, Rostricellula lapworthi, Rostricellula major, Rostricellula minnesotensis, Rostricellula minuta, Rostricellula nobilis, Rostricellula orientalis, Rostricellula plena, Rostricellula pristina, Rostricellula rostrata, Rostricellula simulata, Rostricellula subtilicostata, Rostricellula transversa

Type specimen: MPZ 6065, a valve (brachial valve). Its type locality is Santa Catalina Hill. 08 meters, which is in a Berounian/Vinice sand shoal grainstone/shale in the Fombuena Formation of Spain.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Ordovician of Spain (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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