Clorinda Barrande 1879 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Pentamerida - Clorindidae

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

See also Ameghino 1897, Bassett and Cocks 1974, Jin and Chatterton 1997 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Antirhynchonella, Barrandina, Boucotides

Subtaxa: Clorinda armata Clorinda parvolinguifera Clorinda rotunda Clorinda superundata Clorinda tumidula

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Type: Clorinda armata

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of Canada (4: Northwest Territories, Yukon collections), the Czech Republic (14), Germany (1), Kazakhstan (1), Morocco (3), the Russian Federation (12), Tajikistan (1), Ukraine (7)

• Clinton of Canada (4: British Columbia)

• Silurian of Afghanistan (1), Canada (57: Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec, Québec, Yukon), the Czech Republic (5), Estonia (2), Iran (1), Latvia (1), Lithuania (15), Norway (2), the Russian Federation (11), Sweden (6), the United Kingdom (5), United States (22: Alaska, Indiana, Iowa, New York)

• Niagaran of Canada (2: Québec)

Total: 177 collections including 196 occurrences

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