Tropidoleptus carinatus Conrad 1839 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Tropidoleptidae

Alternative combination: Strophomena carinatus

Belongs to Tropidoleptus according to P. E. Isaacson and D. G. Perry 1977

See also Conrad 1839 and Hall 1857

Sister taxon: Tropidoleptus platys

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Devonian of Bolivia (7 collections), Chile (1), Colombia (3), the Czech Republic (1), Libya (9), Spain (1), United States (349: Indiana, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia)

Total: 371 collections each including a single occurrence

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