Pentamerella (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Pentamerida - Clorindidae

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Clorindella, Clorindina, Clorindinella

Subtaxa: Pentamerella arata Pentamerella wintereri

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Devonian of Canada (10: Northwest Territories, Ontario collections), China (1), the Czech Republic (1), the Russian Federation (1), United States (111: Alaska, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New York, Wisconsin)

Total: 124 collections including 140 occurrences

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