Skenidioides craigensis Reed 1917 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Protorthida - Skenidiidae

Alternative combination: Scenidium lewisi craigensis

Full reference: F. R. C. Reed. 1917. The Ordovician and Silurian Brachiopoda of the Girvan District. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 51(4):795-998

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

See also Reed 1917 and Williams 1962

Sister taxa: Skenidioides acutum, Skenidioides asteroidea, Skenidioides billingsi, Skenidioides costatus, Skenidioides elongatus, Skenidioides greenhoughi, Skenidioides hymiri, Skenidioides kayseri, Skenidioides lewisii, Skenidioides multifarius, Skenidioides operosa, Skenidioides paucicostatus, Skenidioides petrasi, Skenidioides scoliodus, Skenidioides woodlandiensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Belgium (8 collections), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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