Leptellina llandeiloensis Davidson 1883 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Leptellinidae

Belongs to Leptellina according to Y. Candela and D. A. T. Harper 2009

Sister taxa: Leptellina (Leptellina), Leptellina (Merciella), Leptellina seletensis, Leptellina spatiosa, Leptellina subquadrata, Leptellina tennesseensis, Leptellina transversa

Type specimen: GSM 37538, a valve (dorsal valve internal mould)

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Ireland (3 collections), the United Kingdom (10)

Total: 13 collections each including a single occurrence

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