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Gypospirifer condor d'Orbigny 1842 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Trigonotretidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 128264

Alternative combinations: Neospirifer condor, Spirifer condor

Full reference: A. D. d'Orbigny. 1842. Voyage dans l’Amérique Méridionale 3(4):1-188

Belongs to Gypospirifer according to G. A. Cooper and R. E. Grant 1976

Sister taxa: Gypospirifer anancites, Gypospirifer gryphus, Gypospirifer infraplicus, Gypospirifer kobiyamai, Gypospirifer nelsoni, Gypospirifer volatilis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Average measurements (in mm): shell 17.3 x 16.3, valve 8.05 x 14.30