Protoleptostrophia perplana Conrad 1839 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Leptostrophiidae

Alternative combinations: Leptostrophia perplana, Stropheodonta perplana, Strophodonta perplana, Strophomena perplana

Belongs to Protoleptostrophia according to R. L. Ellison 1965

See also Caster 1939, Clarke 1903, Hall 1867 and Schuchert 1897

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of Canada (1: Ontario collection), United States (173: Indiana, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia)

Total: 174 collections including 175 occurrences

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