Euorthisina orthiformis Havlicek and Branisa 1980 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Euorthisinidae

Full reference: V. Havlicek and L. Branisa. 1980. Ordovician brachiopods of Bolivia: Succession of assemblages, climate control, affinity to Anglo-French and Bohemian provinces. Rozpravy Ceskoslovenske Akademie Ved. Rada Matematickych a Prirodnich Ved. Academia Praha, Prague, Czechoslovakia 90(1):1-54

Belongs to Euorthisina according to J. C. Gutiérrez−Marco and E. Villas 2007

See also Havlicek and Branisa 1980

Sister taxon: Euorthisina nazarenensis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Ordovician of China (3 collections), Peru (3)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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