Gordonicyathus dorfi Handfield 1971 (archaeocyath sponge)

Archaeocyatha - Ajacicyathida - Bronchocyathidae

Belongs to Gordonicyathus according to R.C. Handfield 1971

Sister taxa: Gordonicyathus absolutus, Gordonicyathus howelli, Gordonicyathus levis, Gordonicyathus orientalis, Gordonicyathus pledgei, Gordonicyathus systylus, Gordonicyathus walteri, Sichotecyathus merus

Type specimen: GSC #25335

Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at GSC #73873 - Caribou Pass (Cambrian of Northwest Territories)

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