Thamnophyllum pedderi McLean 2005 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Phillipsastreidae

Full reference: R. S. McLean. 2005. Phillipsastreid corals from the Frasnian (Upper Devonian) of western Canada: taxonomy and biostratigraphic significance. NRC Press 1-109

Belongs to Thamnophyllum according to R. S. McLean 2005

Sister taxa: Thamnophyllum cordense, Thamnophyllum julli, Thamnophyllum kimberleyense, Thamnophyllum ossalense

Type specimen: Its type locality is Iosegun well, which is in a Frasnian shallow subtidal limestone in the Nisku Formation of Canada

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of Canada (8: Alberta collections)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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