Phyllodictya Ulrich 1882 (bryozoan)

Stenolaemata - Cryptostomata - Rhinidictyidae

Parent taxon: Rhinidictyidae according to A. Jiménez-Sánchez et al. 2010

See also Bassler 1911 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Amalgamoporus, Argentinodictya, Arthrophragma, Carinodictya, Cricodictyum, Cystostictoporus, Eopachydictya, Eurydictya, Iberostomata, Metadictya, Orectodictya, Pachydictya, Stellatodictya, Stictopora

Subtaxa: Phyllodictya flabellaris Phyllodictya frondosa Phyllodictya varia

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Type: Phyllodictya frondosa

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Silurian of China (1 collection)

• Ordovician of Canada (1: Ontario), Estonia (4), United States (10: Minnesota, Nevada, Tennessee, Virginia)

• Whiterockian of United States (1: Nevada)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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