Septopora (bryozoan)

Stenolaemata - Fenestrida - Septoporidae

Synonym: Silvaseptopora Chronic 1949

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

See also Sakagami 1995 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Shulgapora, Synocladiella, Thamniscus

Subtaxa: Septopora alternata Septopora andeana Septopora bilateralis Septopora biserialis Septopora blanda Septopora cestriensis Septopora diamorpha Septopora distorta Septopora exornata Septopora flabellata Septopora flabellatiformis Septopora guangdongensis Septopora incaica Septopora lineata Septopora microchambera Septopora obesus Septopora orientalis Septopora ornata Septopora pinnata Septopora quasiorientalis Septopora robusta Septopora sinensis Septopora spinulosa Septopora tarazi

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Afghanistan (2 collections), Armenia (5), Australia (3), Azerbaijan (4), Bolivia (9), China (10), India (1), Iran (8), Oman (1), Peru (10), the Russian Federation (6), Tajikistan (2), Thailand (1), United States (94: Kansas, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas)

• Virgilian of United States (2: Ohio)

• Desmoinesian of United States (3: Iowa, Kansas, Pennsylvania)

• Chesterian of United States (4: Idaho, Utah, Virginia)

• Carboniferous of China (1), Spain (3), the United Kingdom (1), United States (59: Alabama, Arizona, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Nevada, New Mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah)

• Mississippian of United States (2: Alaska, Arizona)

Total: 231 collections including 281 occurrences

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