Climacograptus Hall 1865 (climacograptid)

Pterobranchia - Graptoloidea - Climacograptidae

Alternative spellings: Diplograpsus (Climacograptus), Graptolithus (Climacograptus)

Parent taxon: Climacograptidae according to X. Chen et al. 2016

See also Kiessling 2008, McCoy 1874, Mitchell et al. 2007, Sepkoski 2002, Storch et al. 2011 and White 1874

Sister taxa: Appendispinograptus, Diplacanthograptus, Haddingograptus, Oelandograptus, Proclimacograptus, Pseudoclimacograptus, Styracograptus

Subtaxa: Climacograptus (Climacograptus) Climacograptus (Dicranograptus) Climacograptus hastatus Climacograptus nevadensis Climacograptus putillus Climacograptus scalaris Climacograptus styloideus Climacograptus typicalis Graptolithus (Climacograptus) ramulus

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Ecology: passively mobile planktonic suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Silurian of Algeria (3 collections), Argentina (2), Canada (5: Quebec, Québec), China (14), Denmark (7), France (1), Jordan (2), Morocco (2), Paraguay (1), Saudi Arabia (1), Serbia and Montenegro (5), Sweden (1), Thailand (2), the United Kingdom (3), United States (16: Alaska, Idaho, New York), Western Sahara (1)

• Dobrotivian of France (1), Portugal (1)

• Whiterockian of Canada (3: Newfoundland and Labrador)

• Ningkuo of China (5)

• Arenigian of United States (1: Alaska)

• Arenig of China (5)

• Ordovician to Silurian of Canada (1: Québec), United States (2: Alaska)

• Ordovician of Argentina (7), Australia (2), Canada (31: New Brunswick, Northwest Territories, Northwest Territories and Yukon, Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec, Québec, Yukon), China (102), the Czech Republic (3), Kazakhstan (2), Lithuania (2), Malaysia (1), New Zealand (17), Norway (9), the Russian Federation (10), Sweden (20), Turkey (2), the United Kingdom (4), United States (117: Alaska, Idaho, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia), Venezuela (1), Vietnam (1)

• Tremadoc of Canada (2: Yukon)

Total: 418 collections including 499 occurrences

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