Schizophoria King 1850 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Schizophoriidae

Alternative spelling: Orthis (Schizophoria)

Full reference: W. King. 1850. Monograph of the Permian fossils of England. Palaeontographical Society 1-253

Parent taxon: Schizophoriidae according to A. L. Stigall Rode 2005

See also Reed 1944, Sepkoski 2002 and Williams et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Acosarina, Aulacophoria, Kotlaia, Neoschizophoria, Orthotichia, Palaeoschizophoria

Subtaxa: Orthis (Schizophoria) iowensis Schizophoria (Eoschizophoria) Schizophoria (Rhenoschizophoria) Schizophoria (Schizophoria) Schizophoria amanaensis Schizophoria annanaensis Schizophoria chouteauensis Schizophoria depressa Schizophoria kintaensis Schizophoria kutsingensis Schizophoria lata Schizophoria nevadaensis Schizophoria paraprima Schizophoria parenteletiformis Schizophoria resupinata Schizophoria rhomboidalis Schizophoria striatula Schizophoria striatula Schizophoria supracarbonica Schizophoria swallovi Schizophoria tani Schizophoria upensis Schizophoria verulamensis Schizophoria vulvaria

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of China (15 collections), Malaysia (9), Thailand (2), United States (3: Alaska)

• Pennsylvanian of United States (1: Alaska)

• Chesterian of United States (9: Arkansas, Idaho, Montana, Oklahoma, Wyoming)

• Osagean of United States (2: Indiana)

• Carboniferous to Permian of United States (3: California)

• Carboniferous of Australia (45), Belgium (2), Brazil (1), Canada (3: Alberta, Northwest Territories, Yukon), China (4), Egypt (1), Germany (2), Ireland (3), Malaysia (2), Mexico (1), the Russian Federation (1), the United Kingdom (75), United States (63: Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Iowa/Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, Wyoming)

• Mississippian of United States (10: Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Utah, California)

• Devonian of Afghanistan (9), Australia (10), Belgium (47), Canada (173: Alberta, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Mackenzie, British Columbia, Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ontario, Yukon, Yukon Territory), China (34), the Czech Republic (4), France (20), Germany (22), Libya (1), Myanmar (2), New Zealand (4), Poland (11), the Russian Federation (13), Spain (16), Tajikistan (1), Ukraine (1), the United Kingdom (2), United States (320: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Maryland, West Virginia, Virginia, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin), Venezuela (1), Vietnam (4)

• Silurian to Devonian of Morocco (1)

• Silurian of Australia (2), Canada (5: Quebec, Yukon, Yukon Territory), China (14), United States (2: California, Indiana)

• Niagaran of United States (1: Ohio)

Total: 977 collections including 1082 occurrences

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