Skenidioides scoliodus Temple 1968 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Protorthida - Skenidiidae

Full reference: J. T. Temple. 1968. The Lower Llandovery (Silurian) brachiopods from Keisley, Westmorland. Palaeontological Society (London), Monograph 122(521):1-58

Belongs to Skenidioides according to B. G. Baarli 1995

See also Temple 1968

Sister taxa: Skenidioides acutum, Skenidioides anthonense, Skenidioides asteroideus, Skenidioides billingsi, Skenidioides costatus, Skenidioides craigensis, Skenidioides elongatus, Skenidioides greenhoughi, Skenidioides hymiri, Skenidioides kayseri, Skenidioides lewisii, Skenidioides multifarius, Skenidioides oklahomensis, Skenidioides operosa, Skenidioides paucicostatus, Skenidioides petrasi, Skenidioides pyramidalis, Skenidioides robertsensis, Skenidioides woodlandiensis

Type specimen: SM A52188, a valve (brachial valve)

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder


• Silurian of Estonia (7 collections), the Russian Federation (1)

• Ordovician of China (1), Myanmar (1), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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