Escharoides suggestus Brown 1952 (bryozoan)

Gymnolaemata - Cheilostomata - Romancheinidae

Full reference: D. A. Brown. 1952. The Tertiary Cheilostomatous Polyzoa of New Zealand. 1-405

Belongs to Escharoides according to D. A. Brown 1952

Sister taxa: Escharoides angela, Escharoides coccinea, Escharoides crassa, Escharoides cuneiformis, Escharoides duplicata, Escharoides erecta, Escharoides excavata, Escharoides megalota, Escharoides multispinosa, Escharoides osburni

Type specimen: D. 36782. Its type locality is MacDonald's Quarry, Oamaru, which is in a Runangan marine limestone in the Ototara Limestone Formation of New Zealand.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at MacDonald's Quarry, Oamaru

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