Smittina denticulifera Canu and Bassler 1920 (bryozoan)

Gymnolaemata - Cheilostomata - Smittinidae

Alternative combination: Porella denticulifera

Full reference: F. Canu and R. S. Bassler. 1920. North American early Tertiary Bryozoa. Smithsonian Institute Bulletin 106:1-843

Belongs to Smittina according to A. H. Cheetham 1962

Sister taxa: Smittina (Reussia), Smittina (Smittina), Smittina acaroensis, Smittina bathydonta, Smittina canavarii, Smittina cervicornis, Smittina crepidula, Smittina cribraria, Smittina eagari, Smittina flexuosa, Smittina inarmata, Smittina landsborovii, Smittina marionensis, Smittina messiniensis, Smittina ordinata, Smittina parviovicellosa, Smittina perforata, Smittina purpurea, Smittina rogickae, Smittina trispinosa, Smittina unispinosa, Smittina uttleyi, Smittia ordinata

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Eocene of United States (3: Georgia, Mississippi collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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