Sceptropora Ulrich 1888 (bryozoan)

Stenolaemata - Cryptostomata - Arthrostylidae

Parent taxon: Arthrostylidae according to R. S. Bassler 1911

See also Lobdell 1992 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Arthroclema, Arthrostylus, Arthrotrypa, Glauconome, Glauconomella, Helopora, Heminematopora, Hexites, Moyerella, Nematopora, Nematoporella, Paracuneatopora, Permoheloclema, Pseudonematopora, Ulrichostylus

Subtaxa: Sceptropora estoniensis Sceptropora facula Sceptropora florida Sceptropora francisca

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Type: Sceptropora facula

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Canada (6: Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Quebec collections), Estonia (4), Norway (2), United States (11: Illinois, Nevada, North Dakota, Wyoming)

Total: 23 collections including 28 occurrences

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