Eospinatrypa Cooper 1973 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Atrypida - Atrypidae

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

See also Jin and Chatterton 1997 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Catatrypa, Invertrypa, Isospinatrypa, Oglu, Punctspinatrypa, Spinatrypa, Spinatrypina

Subtaxa: Eospinatrypa bullata Eospinatrypa nodostriata

View classification

Type: Atrypa nodostriata

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Silurian of Canada (8: Northwest Territories, Nunavut collections), the Czech Republic (1), United States (15: Indiana, New York)

Total: 24 collections including 27 occurrences

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.