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Dolerorthis multicostellata

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Hesperorthidae

Dolerorthis multicostellata was named by Rong et al. (2013). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is AFL 130 50 m south of Wenchang Town, which is in a Rhuddanian marine limestone in the Anji Formation of China.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2013Dolerorthis multicostellata Rong et al. pp. 54 - 57

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderOrthidaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
suborderOrthidinaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
superfamilyOrthoideaWoodward 1852
familyHesperorthidaeSchuchert and Cooper 1931
genusDolerorthisSchuchert and Cooper 1931

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitep
Entire body: yesg
Adult length: 10 to < 100g
Adult width: 10 to < 100g
Adult height: 10 to < 100g
Folds: noneg
Ribbing: minorg
Spines: noneg
Internal reinforcement: noneg
Locomotion: stationaryo
Attached: yeso
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: suspension feedero
Vision: blindc
Created: 2009-06-02 13:45:29
Modified: 2009-06-04 10:18:24
Source: g = genus, o = order, c = class, p = phylum
References: Aberhan et al. 2004, Hendy 2009

Age range: Rhuddanian or 443.40000 to 440.80000 Ma

Collections: one only

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Rhuddanian443.4 - 440.8China (ZheJiang) Dolerorthis multicostellata (type locality: 151945)