Holtedahlina sulcata Hall and Clarke 1892 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Strophomenidae

Alternative combinations: Leptaena sulcata, Strophomena sulcata

Belongs to Holtedahlina according to A. Rõõmusoks 2004

See also Foerste 1924

Sister taxa: Holtedahlina moensis, Holtedahlina orientalis, Holtedahlina paraprostrata, Holtedahlina rakverensis, Holtedahlina sakuensis, Holtedahlina sinica, Holtedahlina subtilis, Holtedahlina suedica, Holtedahlina varsensis

Subtaxa: Holtedahlina sulcata moniquensis

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Canada (10: Northwest Territories, Ontario, Quebec collections), United States (62: Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio)

Total: 72 collections each including a single occurrence

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