Rhynchotreta Hall 1879 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Trigonirhynchiidae

Synonym: Bailongjiangella

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

See also Bassett and Cocks 1974, Jin and Chatterton 1997, Rubel and Rozman 1977 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Hostimex, Thebesia, Virginiata

Subtaxa: Rhynchotreta americaniformis Rhynchotreta ardmillanensis Rhynchotreta cuneata Rhynchotreta gracilis

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Type: Terebratula cuneata

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Osagean of United States (1: Montana collection)

• Carboniferous of Canada (1: Alberta)

• Devonian of United States (2: West Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania)

• Silurian of Canada (21: Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec, Yukon, Yukon Territory), China (2), the Czech Republic (5), Estonia (5), Ireland (1), Lithuania (6), Norway (2), the Russian Federation (1), Sweden (18), Ukraine (3), the United Kingdom (12), United States (68: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, New York, Tennessee, Wisconsin)

• Niagaran of United States (1: Ohio)

Total: 149 collections including 150 occurrences

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