Christiania perrugata Reed 1945 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Christianiidae

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

Sister taxa: Christiania aseptata, Christiania bilobata, Christiania dalarnensis, Christiania egregia, Christiania elongata, Christiania hastata, Christiania hollii, Christiania holtedahli, Christiania huanghuaensis, Christiania magna, Christiania nilssoni, Christiania portlocki, Christiania proclivis, Christiania skolia, Christiania subquadrata, Christiania sulcata, Christiania tenuicincta, Christiania trentonensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Balclatchie Farm, Ayrshire, Girvan, which is in a Burrellian carbonate limestone in the Balclatchie Formation of the United Kingdom

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Ordovician of the United Kingdom (7 collections)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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