Fossil group: Brachiopoda
Family Hesperorthidae Schuchert et Cooper, 1931

Taxon ID: 379 / 2013-06-05
Belongs to: Orthoidea
Sister taxa: Glyptorthidae | Lycophoriidae | Nanorthidae | Orthidae | Orthidiellidae | Plaesiomyidae | Productorthidae
Contains: Barbarorthis | Boreadorthis | Dolerorthis | Hesperorthis | Ptychopleurella
Stratigraphic range: Middle Ordovician Lower Devonian | ~ 471,8–391,0 Ma
Baltoscandian species (in database): 24

Visual identification guide (Hesperorthidae)

Hesperorthidae

Selection of related publications

  • Paškevičius & Hints, L., 2016. New Early Katian species of Leptestiidae and Hesperorthidae (Brachiopoda) from Lithuania [DOI]
  • Rubel, 2011. Silurian brachiopods Dictyonellida, Strophomenida, Productida, Orthotetida, Protorthida and Orthida from Estonia
  • Hints, L., 1990a. Ordovician articulate brachiopods.
  • Bassett & Cocks, 1974. A review of Silurian brachiopods from Gotland
  • Rubel, 1970a. Silurian Brachiopods Pentamerida and Spiriferida of Estonia
  • Rõõmusoks, 1964. Some brachiopods from the Ordovician of Estonia
  • Rubel, 1963a. Silurian brachiopods Orthida of Estonia
  • Rubel, 1962b. Estonian Llandoverian Brachiopods of the superfamily Orthacea
  • Oraspõld, 1959. Some representatives of the Superfamily Orthacea from the Upper Ordovician of Estonia
  • Oraspõld, 1956. New brachiopods from the Jõhvi, Keila and Vasalemma stages
  • Öpik, 1934c. Über Klitamboniten
  • Schmidt, 1858. Untersuchungen über die silurische Formation von Ehstland, Nord-Livland und Oesel