Eumorphocystis multiporata Branson and Peck 1940

Diploporita - Glyptosphaeritida - Eumorphocystidae

Synonyms: Eumorphocystis oklahomensis Bassler 1950, Eumorphocystis typicalis Bassler 1950, Regnellicystis typicalis Bassler 1950, Strimplecystis oklahomensis Bassler 1950

Full reference: E. R. Branson and R. E. Peck. 1940. A new cystoid from the Ordovician of Oklahoma. Journal of Paleontology 14(1):89-92

Belongs to Eumorphocystis according to S. L. Sheffield and C. D. Sumrall 2018

See also Bassler 1950 and Branson and Peck 1940

Sister taxa: none

Type specimens:

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of United States (2: Oklahoma collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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