Kiaeromena Spjeldnaes 1957 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Rafinesquinidae

Parent taxon: Rafinesquinidae according to C. R. Congreve et al. 2015

See also Cocks 2005, Cocks 2010, Mitchell 1977, Sepkoski 2002 and Williams et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Crassitestella, Kjaerina, Kjerulfina, Leptaeninae, Rafinesquininae, Scamnomena

Subtaxa: Kiaeromena (Bekkeromena) Kiaeromena (Kiaeromena) Kiaeromena estonensis Kiaeromena ungula

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Type: Leptaena kjerulfi

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Silurian of Australia (1 collection), China (1)

• Ordovician of Australia (1), Belgium (4), China (1), Estonia (44), Ireland (1), Lithuania (1), Morocco (1), Norway (7), the Russian Federation (1), Sweden (2), the United Kingdom (23)

Total: 88 collections including 90 occurrences

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