Parapholidostrophia Johnson 1971 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Strophodontidae

Full reference: J. G. Johnson. 1971. Lower Givetian brachiopods from Central Nevada. Journal of Paleontology 45(2):301-326

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

See also Johnson 1971 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Arbizustrophia, Boucotstrophia, Dictyostrophia, Fascistropheodonta, Galateastrophia, Gorgostrophia, Khangaestrophia, Leptodonta, Lissostrophia, Megastrophia, Minutostropheodonta, Neumanella, Papillostrophia, Pholidostrophia, Pterostrophia, Strophonelloides, Trilobostrophia

Subtaxa: Parapholidostrophia harperi

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Devonian of the Russian Federation (2 collections), United States (10: Nevada)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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