Lissatrypa Twenhofel 1914 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Atrypida - Lissatrypidae

Synonyms: Buceqia, Lissatrypoidea , Loilemia , Nanospira , Solitudinella

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

See also Bassett and Cocks 1974, Sepkoski 2002 and Williams et al. 2002

Sister taxon: Thulatrypa

Subtaxa: Lissatrypa atheroidea Lissatrypa lithuanica Lissatrypa obovata Lissatrypa sulcata

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Type: Spirigerina sulcata

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of Australia (16 collections), Canada (2: Quebec, Yukon), the Czech Republic (1), the Russian Federation (1), Tajikistan (4), Ukraine (2), United States (2: Nevada)

• Silurian to Devonian of Australia (1), Tajikistan (1)

• Silurian of Afghanistan (1), Australia (19), Belarus (1), Canada (28: Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec, Québec), China (7), the Czech Republic (12), Estonia (3), Iran (1), Kazakhstan (2), Lithuania (52), the Russian Federation (13), Sweden (24), Tajikistan (2), the United Kingdom (3), United States (28: Alaska, Illinois, Missouri, Oklahoma, Tennessee)

• Niagaran of United States (1: Indiana)

Total: 227 collections including 254 occurrences

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