Strophomena planumbona Hall 1847 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Strophomenidae

Alternative combination: Leptaena planumbona

Synonym: Strophomena rugosa Rafinesque and De Blainville 1824 [replaced name]

Belongs to Strophomena according to L.R.M. Cocks 2005

See also Dewing 1999, Hall 1847, International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature 1992, Jin et al. 1997 and Mitchell 1977

Sister taxa: Strophomena (Actinomena), Strophomena (Keilamena), Strophomena (Pentlandina), Strophomena (Strophomena), Strophomena aesopea, Strophomena amoena, Strophomena arcuata, Strophomena auburnensis, Strophomena billingsi, Strophomena cancellata, Strophomena compressa, Strophomena concordensis, Strophomena depressa, Strophomena dignata, Strophomena emaciata, Strophomena filitexta, Strophomena folium, Strophomena girvanensis, Strophomena grandes, Strophomena hollii, Strophomena huronensis, Strophomena incurvata, Strophomena inspeciosa, Strophomena keilhaui, Strophomena lata, Strophomena magna, Strophomena maysvillensis, Strophomena nutans, Strophomena occidentalis, Strophomena pectenoides, Strophomena pectinoides, Strophomena planoconvexa, Strophomena plattinensis, Strophomena rukavishnikovae, Strophomena satterfieldi, Strophomena scofieldi, Strophomena septata, Strophomena trilobata, Strophomena vetusta

Subtaxa: Strophomena planumbona chambliensis

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Canada (31: British Columbia, Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Ontario, Quebec collections), United States (126: Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee)

Total: 157 collections each including a single occurrence

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