†subfamily Leptaeninae Hall and Clarke 1894 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Rafinesquinidae

Synonym: Leptaenidae Hall and Clarke 1894 [replaced name]

Parent taxon: Rafinesquinidae according to L. Hints and D. A. T. Harper 2015

See also Bassett and Cocks 1974, Cocks 2005, Cocks 2010, Jin and Chatterton 1997, Mitchell 1977, Owen and Harper 1982, Rõõmusoks 2004, Rubel 2011, Villas and Cocks 1996 and Williams et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Crassitestella, Kiaeromena, Kjaerina, Kjerulfina, Rafinesquininae, Scamnomena

Subtaxa: Astamena Bracteoleptaena Estonomena Glossoleptaena Harjumena Hingganoleptaena Hollardina Kurnamena Lepidoleptaena Leptaena Leptaenopyxis Leptagonia Limbimurina Lioleptaena Lissoleptaena Mackerrovia Notoleptaena Oandumena Rhactomena Rugoleptaena Schmidtomena Similoleptaena Tchadania

View classification

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Osagean of United States (4: Indiana, Montana, Utah collections)

• Carboniferous of Australia (48), Canada (7: Alberta, Yukon), China (1), Germany (2), Ireland (1), Mexico (1), the United Kingdom (33), United States (24: Arkansas, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Missouri, Montana, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah)

• Devonian to Carboniferous of the United Kingdom (2)

• Devonian of Afghanistan (4), Argentina (1), Australia (17), Canada (33: Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec, Yukon), China (18), Colombia (16), the Czech Republic (22), France (31), Germany (22), Italy (3), Kyrgyzstan (1), Libya (2), Mongolia (1), Morocco (2), Myanmar (2), the Russian Federation (11), Spain (10), Tajikistan (1), Turkey (1), Ukraine (5), United States (105: Colorado, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New York, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, West Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania), Venezuela (3), Vietnam (3)

• Silurian to Devonian of Argentina (1), Australia (1), Morocco (1), United States (1: Oklahoma)

• Silurian of Afghanistan (1), Argentina (7), Australia (12), Belarus (5), Bolivia (1), Canada (112: New Brunswick, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec, Québec), China (15), the Czech Republic (24), Estonia (53), Greenland (3), Iran (1), Ireland (1), Kazakhstan (1), Latvia (2), Lithuania (32), Mexico (15), Mongolia (9), Morocco (1), Norway (28), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (7), Spain (2), Sweden (70), Ukraine (2), the United Kingdom (123), United States (190: Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New York, Oklahoma, Tennessee, West Virginia, Wisconsin), Venezuela (3)

• Niagaran of Canada (3: Québec)

• Ordovician to Silurian of Canada (2: Québec)

• Ordovician of Algeria (1), Argentina (1), Belarus (1), Belgium (10), Canada (90: Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Ontario, Quebec, Québec), China (22), the Czech Republic (6), Estonia (154), France (4), Ireland (3), Kazakhstan (6), Latvia (17), Lithuania (6), Mongolia (2), New Zealand (1), Norway (38), Portugal (1), Spain (1), Sweden (22), Turkey (1), the United Kingdom (84), United States (110: Alaska, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia)

Total: 1748 collections including 1892 occurrences

Show more details