Glassia Davidson 1881 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Atrypida - Glassiidae

Synonym: Cryptatrypa

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

See also Bassett and Cocks 1974 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Karbous, Nanatrypa, Peratos, Trigonatrypa

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of Afghanistan (1 collection), Canada (2: Yukon), the Czech Republic (1)

• Clinton of Canada (4: British Columbia)

• Silurian of Australia (1), Belarus (1), Canada (12: Northwest Territories, Nunavut), the Czech Republic (1), Estonia (1), Lithuania (3), Mongolia (2), Norway (4), Sweden (1), the United Kingdom (22), United States (2: California)

Total: 58 collections including 60 occurrences

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