Anastrophia Hall 1867 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Pentamerida - Parastrophinidae

Synonym: Savageina

Parent taxon: Parastrophinidae according to A. Williams et al. 2002

See also Bassett and Cocks 1974 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Eoanastrophia, Eostrophina, Jolkinia, Liostrophia, Maydenella, Parastrophina, Parastrophinella, Protanastrophia

Subtaxa: Anastrophia (Grayina) Anastrophia deflexa Anastrophia grossa Anastrophia kurdaica Anastrophia magnifica Anastrophia verneuili

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Type: Pentamerus verneuili

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Devonian of Australia (3 collections), Belarus (1), Canada (12: Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Yukon), China (4), the Czech Republic (3), Kazakhstan (1), the Russian Federation (3), Tajikistan (1), Ukraine (1), United States (17: Nevada, New York, Oklahoma, Tennessee)

• Silurian to Devonian of United States (1: Oklahoma)

• Silurian of Canada (10: New Brunswick, Nunavut, Quebec, Québec, Yukon, Yukon Territory), China (2), the Czech Republic (6), Estonia (1), Lithuania (4), Sweden (9), Ukraine (1), the United Kingdom (2), United States (53: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, New York, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Wisconsin), Venezuela (2)

• Niagaran of Canada (1: Québec)

• Ordovician of Spain (1)

Total: 139 collections including 142 occurrences

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