Graptodictya Ulrich 1882 (bryozoan)

Stenolaemata - Cryptostomata - Escharoporidae

Synonym: Arthropora Ulrich 1882

Parent taxon: Escharoporidae according to A. Ernst and H. A. Nakrem 2012

See also Bassler 1911, Jimenez Sanchez 2009 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxon: Oanduellina

Subtaxa: Arthropora simplex Graptodictya bonnemai Graptodictya boreniensis Graptodictya meneghinii Graptodictya obliqua Graptodictya perelegans Graptodictya proava

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Type: Ptilodictya perelegans

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Silurian of Belarus (1 collection), Norway (1)

• Ordovician of Canada (2: Northwest Territories, Ontario), Estonia (6), France (2), Libya (1), Morocco (1), Norway (1), the Russian Federation (1), Spain (1), Sweden (6), United States (68: Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Virginia)

• Chazy of United States (2: Virginia)

Total: 93 collections including 94 occurrences

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