†family Rhinidictyidae Ulrich 1893 (bryozoan)

Stenolaemata - Cryptostomata - Rhinidictyidae

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

See also Ernst and Carrera 2012 and Jimenez Sanchez 2009

Sister taxa: Amurodictya, Astrovidictya, Chazydictya, Escharoporidae, Goniotrypa, Intrapora, Junggarotrypa, Phragmophera, Prophyllodictya, Ptilodictyidae, Stictoporellidae

Subtaxa: Amalgamoporus Argentinodictya Arthrophragma Carinodictya Cricodictyum Cystostictoporus Eopachydictya Eurydictya Iberostomata Metadictya Orectodictya Pachydictya Phyllodictya Stellatodictya Stictopora

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of United States (21: Alaska, New York collections)

• Silurian of Canada (1: Ontario), China (1), Norway (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (4: Indiana, New York, Ohio)

• Niagaran of United States (1: New York)

• Ordovician of Argentina (2), Australia (12), Canada (22: Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec), China (1), Estonia (13), France (1), India (3), Mongolia (1), Norway (2), the Russian Federation (4), Spain (3), Sweden (6), the United Kingdom (2), United States (156: Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia, Wisconsin)

• Chazy of Canada (12: Quebec), United States (16: New York, Vermont, Virginia)

• Whiterockian of United States (1: Nevada)

Total: 287 collections including 351 occurrences

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