Dicoelosia indenta Cooper 1930 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Dicoelosiidae

Alternative combination: Bilobites indentus

Belongs to Dicoelosia according to A. D. Wright 1968

Sister taxa: Dicaelosia oklahomenesis, Dicoelosia alticavata, Dicoelosia anticipata, Dicoelosia baltica, Dicoelosia biloba, Dicoelosia cathaysiensis, Dicoelosia diversifrons, Dicoelosia inghami, Dicoelosia jonesridgensis, Dicoelosia lata, Dicoelosia osloensis, Dicoelosia paralata, Dicoelosia parvifrons, Dicoelosia simulata, Dicoelosia transversa, Dicoelosia varica, Dicoelosia verneuiliana

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Silurian of the United Kingdom (2 collections)

• Ordovician of Canada (2: Quebec), Sweden (2), the United Kingdom (3)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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