Apsotreta Palmer 1954 (lamp shell)

Lingulata - Acrotretida - Acrotretidae

Parent taxon: Acrotretidae according to A. Williams et al. 2000

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Acrotreta, Acrotretinae, Amictocracens, Anabolotreta, Anelotreta, Angulotreta, Aphelotreta, Araktina, Biernatinae, Brachaktassia, Canthylotreta, Conotreta, Cyrtonotreta, Dactylotreta, Dicondylotreta, Ditreta, Eohadrotreta, Eurytreta, Fascicoma, Genetreta, Hansotreta, Hisingerella, Homotreta, Iberotreta, Kostjubella, Kotylotreta, Kuangshanotreta, Lensotreta, Linnarssonella, Linnarssonia, Linnarssoniinae, Longipegma, Neotreta, Olentotreta, Opisthotreta, Ottenbyella, Physotreta, Picnotreta, Prototreta, Quadrisonia, Rhondellina, Satpakella, Scaphelasmatinae, Semitreta, Spondylotreta, Stilpnotreta, Tapuritreta, Torynelasmatinae, Treptotreta, Vandalotreta

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Arenig of the United Kingdom (2 collections)

• Cambrian of United States (1: Texas)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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