Chasmatopora d'Orbigny, 1849

Status? (?=Subretepora)

Type species: Retepora tenella Eichwald, 1842

This genus includes the species:

Chasmatopora aperta Kopajevich, 1984 Ordovician Ashgill Mongolia
Chasmatopora disparilis Liu, 1980 Middle Ordovician China
Chasmatopora extensa Liu, 1980 Middle Ordovician China
Chasmatopora flexa Zheng, 1990 Ordovician China
Chasmatopora livonica (Nekhoroshev, 1960) Ordovician Estonia
Chasmatopora moyeroensis Nekhoroshev, 1955 Silurian Llandovery Russia
Chasmatopora moyeroensis delicata Nekhoroshev, 1961 Silurian Llandovery Russia
Chasmatopora pusilla Astrova, 1965 Ordovician Caradoc Russia
Chasmatopora silurica (Kopaevich, 1975) Silurian Llandovery Estonia
Chasmatopora sublaxa Ulrich, 1890 Ordovician Caradoc USA, Canada, Poland
Chasmatopora tenella (Eichwald, 1842) Ordovician Ashgill Estonia
Chasmatopora tricellata (Nekhoroshev, 1955) Silurian Llandovery Russia

Chasmatopora from Cincinnati region: at University of Georgia.

This information is based upon various sources, but no personal knowledge. I am indebted to the late Alan Horowitz for his compilation, and to Dr. J. Pachut.
I would be grateful for corrections to, or critical reviews of this information. This is not a 'final' version (an impossible ideal), but a working document.

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