Fenestella Lonsdale 1839 (bryozoan)

Stenolaemata - Fenestrida - Fenestellidae

Alternative spelling: Graptopora (Fenestella)

Parent taxon: Fenestellidae according to I. P. Morozova 1970

See also Bassler 1911, Campbell and Engel 1963, Harlton 1933, Salter 1858 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Archaefenestella, Archimedes, Bigeyina, Cavernella, Exfenestella, Fabifenestella, Fenestellinae, Filites, Flexifenestella, Hemitrypella, Hinganotrypa, Isotrypa, Levifenestella, Lyrocladia, Lyropora, Narynella, Ogbinofenestella, Paraptylopora, Paraseptopora, Permofenestella, Polycladiopora, Pseudounitrypa, Ptiloporella, Rectifenestella, Ryhopora

Subtaxa: Fenestella affluensa Fenestella akselensis Fenestella alexinensis Fenestella amplia Fenestella angusta Fenestella anodosa Fenestella bendensis Fenestella beschevenisformis Fenestella biarmica Fenestella borsiensis Fenestella brachipora Fenestella cacuminatis Fenestella canthariformis Fenestella capitanensis Fenestella catagrapha Fenestella changxingiana Fenestella chapmani Fenestella cibaria Fenestella cincta Fenestella clivosa Fenestella columnaris Fenestella concava Fenestella cystica Fenestella dargoensis Fenestella darvazensis Fenestella disjecta Fenestella dispersa Fenestella distincta Fenestella elegantissima Fenestella enta Fenestella firmior Fenestella fossula Fenestella frivola Fenestella funicula Fenestella gammata Fenestella gracilis Fenestella granularis Fenestella gruntae Fenestella guadalupensis Fenestella hangchouensis Fenestella hilli Fenestella incelebris Fenestella infraseptata Fenestella intuberculata Fenestella irrevocabilis Fenestella kalaktashensis Fenestella khasanensis Fenestella komalarjuni Fenestella kosomensis Fenestella krachokensis Fenestella kuloyensis Fenestella lennardi Fenestella macleayensis Fenestella macronodata Fenestella malchii Fenestella markini Fenestella media Fenestella micropora Fenestella microtuberculata Fenestella mimica Fenestella minutula Fenestella monoseriata Fenestella multipora Fenestella neoforaminosa Fenestella oklahomensis Fenestella orientalis Fenestella osbornei Fenestella otae Fenestella pamirensis Fenestella plebeja Fenestella plotnikovi Fenestella polyporata Fenestella popeana Fenestella praerobusta Fenestella pseudoneoconstans Fenestella pseudorhomboidea Fenestella pulcherrima Fenestella pulchradorsalis Fenestella quasipermulta Fenestella quinquecella Fenestella rectangularis Fenestella reversicnotta Fenestella rockhamptonensis Fenestella roucheli Fenestella rudisiformis Fenestella ruidacarinata Fenestella serratula Fenestella simulatrix Fenestella sinopermiana Fenestella sparsinodata Fenestella spinulifera Fenestella springsurensis Fenestella striolata Fenestella subconstans Fenestella sublaticrescens Fenestella subrudis Fenestella swaini Fenestella texana Fenestella thaiensis Fenestella ussuriensis Fenestella vadosa Fenestella valentis Fenestella varicosa Fenestella veneris Fenestella yarrolensis Rhombofenestella Rugofenestella

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Afghanistan (3 collections), Armenia (1), Australia (48), Canada (6: British Columbia, Nunavut), China (29), East Timor (1), Germany (2), India (7), Indonesia (2), Iran (2), Japan (2), Mongolia (2), New Zealand (2), Oman (1), Pakistan (1), the Russian Federation (21), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (11), Tajikistan (11), Thailand (9), Tunisia (1), the United Kingdom (3), United States (31: Alaska, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas)

• Desmoinesian of United States (4: Kansas, Utah)

• Pennsylvanian of Australia (4), China (2), United States (2: Alaska, Utah)

• Westphalian of Australia (1)

• Chesterian of Canada (1: Alberta), United States (8: Idaho, Montana, Utah)

• Osagean of Canada (1: Alberta), United States (12: Indiana, Kentucky, Montana, New Mexico, Tennessee, Utah)

• Carboniferous of Argentina (2), Australia (30), Canada (1: Alberta), China (1), the Czech Republic (1), Egypt (4), Germany (1), Ireland (2), Japan (2), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (30), United States (155: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, California, Idaho, Idaho-Utah, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah)

• Mississippian of United States (11: Alaska, Arizona, California, Idaho)

• Couvinien of Australia (1)

• Devonian to Carboniferous of the United Kingdom (5)

• Devonian of Australia (21), Austria (1), Canada (1: Ontario), China (2), France (2), Germany (27), Italy (1), New Zealand (1), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (4), South Africa (3), Spain (4), the United Kingdom (11), United States (85: Alaska, Iowa, New York, Pennsylvania), Vietnam (1), Western Sahara (1)

• Silurian of Australia (2), Canada (1: Northwest Territories), China (3), India (2), Norway (1), Sweden (12), the United Kingdom (2), United States (48: Indiana, New York)

• Niagaran of United States (2: New York, Ohio)

• Ordovician of China (1), Estonia (1), Sweden (3), United States (12: Kentucky, Ohio)

Total: 734 collections including 910 occurrences

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