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Vinlandostrophia Zuykov and Harper 2007 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Platystrophiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 160084

Full reference: M. A. Zuykov and D. A. T. Harper. 2007. Platystrophia (Orthida) and new related Ordovician and Early Silurian brachiopod genera. Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences 56:11-34

Parent taxon: Platystrophiidae according to M. A. Zuykov and D. A. T. Harper 2007

Sister taxa: Acanthorthis, Ffynnonia, Gnamptorhynchos, Mcewanella, Neoplatystrophia, Platystrophia, Salacorthis, Siljanostrophia

Subtaxa: Vinlandostrophia acutilirata, Vinlandostrophia cypha, Vinlandostrophia laticosta, Vinlandostrophia ponderosa, Vinlandostrophia regularis

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Type: Platystrophia ponderosa

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder