Atrypoidea Mitchell and Dun 1920 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Atrypida - Lissatrypidae

Synonyms: Atrypella, Globatrypa , Lingatrypa

Parent taxon: Septatrypinae according to P. Musteikis and T. L. Modzalevskaya 2002

See also Jin and Chatterton 1997, Kirk and Amsden 1952, Savage 1989, Sepkoski 2002 and Williams et al. 2002

Sister taxa: Becscia, Cerberatrypa, Cromatrypa, Septatrypa

Subtaxa: Atrypella borealis Atrypella scheii Atrypella tenuis Atrypoidea (Lissatrypella) Atrypoidea australis Atrypoidea praelingulata Atrypoidea prunum

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Devonian of the Czech Republic (1 collection)

• Silurian of Australia (13), Belarus (1), Canada (8: Nunavut, Ontario), China (15), the Czech Republic (13), Estonia (8), Kazakhstan (1), Latvia (2), Lithuania (14), Mongolia (1), the Russian Federation (22), Sweden (1), Ukraine (7), United States (6: Alaska, California, Iowa, Nevada)

Total: 113 collections including 127 occurrences

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