Fisherites orbis (Eichwald, 1840)

Catalog Number: PE 52499
Taxonomic Name: Fisherites orbis (Eichwald, 1840)
FM Catalog: Fossil Invertebrates
Phylum: Chlorophyta
Class: Ulvophyceae
Order: Dasycladales
Family: Receptaculitaceae
Period: Ordovician
Earliest Epoch: Middle Ordovician
Earliest Age: Hunderumian
Coordinates Available?: No
EMu IRN: 2285703
Occurrence ID: 01010793-9553-4736-b851-78a2a0725237

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