Atrypa reticularis Linnaeus 1758 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Atrypida - Atrypidae

Alternative combination: Anomia reticularis

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Atrypa according to E. Kirk and T. W. Amsden 1952

See also Bassett and Cocks 1974 and Dalman 1828

Sister taxa: Atrypa (Gotatrypa), Atrypa (Planatrypa), Atrypa dormitzeri, Atrypa hedei, Atrypa jukesii, Atrypa nevadana, Atrypa oklahomensis, Atrypa oneidensis, Atrypa putilla

Subtaxa: Atrypa reticularis alata

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of Australia (23 collections), Canada (2: Nunavut, Ontario), China (1), Germany (3), Myanmar (1), the Russian Federation (4), Ukraine (2), United States (99: Alaska, California, Indiana, Nevada, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia), Vietnam (7)

• Silurian to Devonian of Australia (1), Morocco (1)

• Silurian of Australia (4), Belarus (1), Bolivia (1), Canada (26: New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Quebec, Québec), China (2), Estonia (9), Greenland (2), Ireland (3), Lithuania (27), Mexico (5), Morocco (1), Norway (4), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (4), Sweden (34), Ukraine (1), the United Kingdom (37), United States (129: Alaska, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, New Hampshire, New York, Tennessee, West Virginia, Wisconsin), Venezuela (3)

• Niagaran of Canada (3: Québec), United States (2: Indiana, New York)

Total: 443 collections each including a single occurrence

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