Aphelognathus (conodont)

Conodonta - Prioniodontida

Parent taxon: Prioniodinina according to P. C. J. Donoghue et al. 2008

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Apatognathus, Chirognathus, Ellisonia, Erika, Erismodus, Erraticodon, Furnishius, Hibbardella, Idioprioniodus, Kladognathus, Oulodus, Pachycladina

Subtaxa: Aphelognathus pyramidalis

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Silurian of Canada (1: Manitoba collection)

• Niagaran of Canada (1: Québec)

• Ordovician to Silurian of Canada (1: Québec)

• Ordovician of Argentina (1), Canada (29: British Columbia, Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Québec), China (26), Greenland (9), the Russian Federation (11), United States (7: Alaska, Missouri)

Total: 86 collections including 106 occurrences

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