Full reference: R. A. McLean and A. E. H. Pedder. 1987. Frasnian rugose corals of western Canada, part 2: The genus Smithiphyllum. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 195:131-173
Sister taxa: Smithiphyllum adnatum, Smithiphyllum amplum, Smithiphyllum bufalense, Smithiphyllum carlsonense, Smithiphyllum coppi, Smithiphyllum cygnus, Smithiphyllum foliatum, Smithiphyllum frondosum, Smithiphyllum humei, Smithiphyllum imbulliferum, Smithiphyllum meridianum, Smithiphyllum muratum, Smithiphyllum ventosum
Type specimen: Its type locality is Mackenzie River near Bluefish Creek, which is in a Frasnian coastal sandstone/limestone in the Imperial Formation of Canada
Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder
• Devonian of Canada (2: Northwest Territories collections)
Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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