Terebratula suttonensis Clapp and Shimer 1911 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Terebratulidae

Alternative combination: Dielasma suttonense

Full reference: C. H. Clapp and H. W. Shimer. 1911. The Sutton Jurassic of the Vancouver group, Vancouver Island. Boston Society of Natural History Proceedings 34:426-438

Belongs to Terebratula according to M. R. Sandy 1998

See also Clapp and Shimer 1911 and Smith 1927

Sister taxa: Terebratula (Waldheimia), Terebratula aequalis, Terebratula ampulla, Terebratula anatina, Terebratula arabilis, Terebratula baltzeri, Terebratula bartonensis, Terebratula bipartita, Terebratula birdlipensis, Terebratula bisuffarcinata, Terebratula bronni, Terebratula bussoni, Terebratula coahuilensis, Terebratula cogidumni, Terebratula crassa, Terebratula djeffarae, Terebratula doueensis, Terebratula flemingii, Terebratula fragilis, Terebratula furciliensis, Terebratula gesneri, Terebratula gomesi, Terebratula gortanii, Terebratula hoernesi, Terebratula intervallata, Terebratula italica, Terebratula kanei, Terebratula kemenczeiensis, Terebratula lacunosa, Terebratula lamberti, Terebratula lamellosa, Terebratula laricimontana, Terebratula latissima, Terebratula macrescens, Terebratula marbachensis, Terebratula marylandica, Terebratula matmatensis, Terebratula minuta, Terebratula movelierensis, Terebratula pectunculus, Terebratula perforata, Terebratula perinflata, Terebratula phillipsii, Terebratula quinqueplicata, Terebratula retrocarinata, Terebratula rulliacensis, Terebratula salvatoris, Terebratula scillae, Terebratula seccoi, Terebratula semicostata, Terebratula sillimani, Terebratula sinuosa, Terebratula sphenoidalis, Terebratula spinosa, Terebratula spondylodes, Terebratula sturi, Terebratula sturii, Terebratula styriaca, Terebratula suborbicularis, Terebratula superstes, Terebratula tamaulipana, Terebratula tenniensis, Terebratula terebratula, Terebratula tetragona, Terebratula thurmanni, Terebratula transversa, Terebratula trigona, Terebratula vitrea

Type specimen: GSC 7810, a shell. Its type locality is GSC 13703, Cowichan Lake, Vancouver Island, which is in a Rhaetian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Sutton Formation of Canada.

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Triassic of Canada (2: British Columbia collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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