Saucrorthis obtusa Ghobadi Pour et al. 2011 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Productorthidae

Alternative combination: Saucrorthis obtusus

Full reference: M. Ghobadi Pour, L. E. Popov, M. R. Kebria-Ee Zadeh and C. Baars. 2011. Middle Ordovician (Darriwilian) brachiopods associated with the Neseuretus biofacies, eastern Alborz Mountains, Iran. Memoirs of the Association of Australasian Palaeontologists 42:263-283

Belongs to Saucrorthis according to L. E. Popov et al. 2016

See also Ghobadi Pour et al. 2011

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: NMW2010.19G.223

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at DM-A/11. unnamed valley about 1 km northeast of the Qalyankesh Mountain (Ordovician of Iran)

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