Sypharatrypa Copper 1982 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Atrypida - Atrypinidae

Full reference: P. Copper. 1982. Early Silurian atrypoids from Manitoulin Island and Bruce Peninsula, Ontario. Journal of Paleontology 56(3):680-702

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

See also Copper 1982 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxon: Xanthea

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Silurian of Canada (1: Ontario collection), the Czech Republic (1), Estonia (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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