Petrocrania scabiosa Hall 1866 (lamp shell)

Craniata - Craniida - Craniidae

Alternative combination: Crania scabiosa

Belongs to Petrocrania according to Richards 1972

Sister taxa: Petrocrania diabloensis, Petrocrania dubia, Petrocrania exasperata, Petrocrania meduanensis, Petrocrania modesta, Petrocrania mullochensis, Petrocrania ourayensi, Petrocrania prona, Petrocrania septifera, Petrocrania teretis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Canada (4: Ontario collections), United States (81: Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee)

Total: 85 collections each including a single occurrence

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