Coolinia gamachiana Twenhofel 1928 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Orthotetida - Chilidiopsidae

Alternative combination: Schuchertella gamachiana

Belongs to Coolinia according to K. Dewing 1999

Sister taxa: Coolinia applanata, Coolinia convexa, Coolinia gracilis, Coolinia pecten, Fardenia (Coolinia) dalmani

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Silurian of Canada (1: Quebec collection)

• Ordovician of Canada (32: Quebec)

Total: 33 collections each including a single occurrence

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