Valcourea strophomenoides Raymond 1905 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Plaesiomyidae

Alternative combination: Plaesiomys strophomenoides

Full reference: P. E. Raymond. 1905. The fauna of the Chazy Limestone. The American Journal of Science 20:353-382

Belongs to Valcourea according to M. Liljeroth et al. 2017

See also Cooper 1956 and Raymond 1911

Sister taxa: Valcourea confinis, Valcourea semicarinata

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Chazy of United States (6: New York collections)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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