Ahtiella Öpik 1932 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Taffiidae

Full reference: A. Öpik. 1932. Über die Plectellinen. Eesti Vabariigi Tartu Ülikooli Toimetused 1-85

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

See also Öpik 1932 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Borua, Guttasella, Inversella, Rutrumella, Schedophyla

Subtaxa: Ahtiella arenaria Ahtiella argentina Ahtiella baltica Ahtiella concava Ahtiella jaanussoni Ahtiella lirata Ahtiella oelandica Ahtiella paucirugosa Ahtiella plana Ahtiella zarelae

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Type: Ahtiella lirata

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Argentina (2 collections), Canada (4: Newfoundland), Estonia (6), Peru (3), the Russian Federation (11), Sweden (4), the United Kingdom (2)

Total: 32 collections including 35 occurrences

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