Colaptomena concentrica Portlock 1843 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Rafinesquinidae

Alternative combinations: Colaptomena rugifera, Orthis rugifera

Belongs to Colaptomena according to Y. Candela and D. A. T. Harper 2014

See also Mitchell 1977 and Portlock 1843

Sister taxa: Colaptomena auduni, Colaptomena expansa, Colaptomena leptostrophoidea, Colaptomena macallumi, Colaptomena obesa, Colaptomena pseudopecten, Macrocoelia elegantula, Macrocoelia champlainensis, Macrocoelia magna, Macrocoelia ruedemanni, Macrocoelia llandeiloensis, Macrocoelia insolita, Macrocoelia concentrica, Macrocoelia rotunda

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at S of Bardahessiagh (Ordovician of the United Kingdom)

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