Orthopleura (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Orthotetida - Areostrophiidae

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Adectorhynchus, Drahanostrophia, Eoschuchertella, Floweria, Guistrophia

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of United States (12: Indiana, Michigan, Ohio collections)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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