Rhinotreta laeta Popov et al. 1982 (lamp shell)

Lingulata - Acrotretida - Ephippelasmatidae

Alternative combination: Viljandia laeta

Full reference: L. E. Popov, O. N. Zezina, and J. Nolvak. 1982. [Microstructure of the apical part of the shell of inarticulates and its ecological importance]. Byuleten' Moskovskogo obshchestva ispytatelej prirody, otdel biologicheskij 87:94-104

Belongs to Rhinotreta according to L. Popov et al. 1994

See also Popov et al. 1982

Sister taxa: Rhinotreta davidi, Rhinotreta muscularis

Type specimen: Br 1634, a valve (dorsal and ventral valves separated during preparation)

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Ordovician of Estonia (19 collections)

Total: 19 collections each including a single occurrence

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