Sericoidea Lindström 1953 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Aegiromenidae

Parent taxon: Aegiromeninae according to Y. Candela 2011

See also Sepkoski 2002 and Williams et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Aegiria, Aegiromena, Chonetoidea, Epelidoaegiria, Gatosella, Jonesea, Mezounia, Multiridgia, Nabiaoia, Tenuimena

Subtaxa: Sericoidea abdita Sericoidea craigensis Sericoidea minor Sericoidea minuta Sericoidea restricta Sericoidea sejuncta

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Type: Leptaena sericea restricta

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Australia (7 collections), China (10), the Czech Republic (2), Ireland (3), Norway (14), Sweden (16), the United Kingdom (28)

Total: 80 collections each including a single occurrence

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