Glyptograptus (graptoloid)

Graptolithina - Bireclinata - Retiolitidae

Alternative spelling: Diplograptus (Glyptograptus)

Parent taxon: Petalolithinae according to M. J. Melchin et al. 2011

See also Mitchell 1987, Sepkoski 2002 and Storch and Loydell 1996

Sister taxon: Paramplexograptus

Subtaxa: Glyptograptus tamariscus Glyptograptus trubinensis

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Type: Diplograptus tamariscus

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Silurian of Australia (1 collection), Canada (1: Yukon), China (12), Denmark (5), France (2), the Russian Federation (6), Serbia and Montenegro (2), the United Kingdom (6), United States (7: Alaska, Idaho), Western Sahara (1)

• Ordovician to Silurian of the Russian Federation (1), United States (1: Alaska)

• Ordovician of Argentina (8), Australia (2), Canada (18: British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Québec, Yukon), China (44), the Czech Republic (6), Estonia (3), Latvia (1), Lithuania (3), New Zealand (3), Norway (5), Peru (1), Portugal (2), the Russian Federation (9), Spain (3), Sweden (6), the United Kingdom (1), United States (34: Alaska, Idaho, Nevada, New York), Venezuela (1)

• Llandeilo of Argentina (1), China (17), United States (1: Tennessee)

• Whiterockian of Canada (2: Newfoundland and Labrador)

• Ningkuo of China (10)

• Dawan of China (2)

• Arenig of China (20), Norway (2)

Total: 250 collections including 273 occurrences

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