Pseudoatrypa Copper 1973 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Atrypida - Atrypidae

Alternative spelling: Pseudatrypa

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

See also Rode and Lieberman 2004 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Anatrypa, Desquamatia, Devonatrypa, Radiatrypa, Uralospira, Variatrypa

Subtaxa: Pseudoatrypa devoniana Pseudoatrypa markamensis Pseudoatrypa xiaobangdaensis

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Givetian of United States (1: Missouri collection)

• Devonian of Belgium (1), Canada (30: Alberta, Manitoba, Northwest Territories), China (1), Germany (2), the Russian Federation (6), United States (292: Arizona, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania)

Total: 333 collections including 359 occurrences

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