Ilmenia (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Ambocoeliidae

Parent taxon: Rhynchospiriferinae according to A. Williams et al. 2006

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Alkhovikovia, Amboglossa, Ambothyris, Changtangella, Choperella, Crurispina, Diazoma, Emanuella, Ilmeniopsis, Ilmenispina, Ilmospirifer, Kosirium, Ladjia, Levibiseptum, Moravilla, Rhynchospirifer, Tikhyspirifer, Zhonghuacoelia

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of China (4 collections), Poland (3), the Russian Federation (2), United States (4: Nevada)

Total: 13 collections each including a single occurrence

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