Paralenorthis estenaensis Reyes-Abril et al. 2010 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Orthidae

Full reference: J. Reyes-Abril, E. Villas, and J. C. GutiƩrrez-Marco. 2010. Orthid brachiopods from the Middle Ordovician of the Central Iberian Zone, Spain. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 55(2):285-308

Belongs to Paralenorthis according to J. Reyes-Abril et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Paralenorthis alabamensis, Paralenorthis alata, Paralenorthis buttsi, Paralenorthis carlottoi, Paralenorthis costata, 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

Type specimen: MGM−6068−O, a valve (internal mould of ventral valve). Its type locality is NE-IIIA. 5600 m SE of Navas de Estena, which is in a Dobrotivian marine slate in the Navas de Estena Formation of Spain.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Dobrotivian of Spain (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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