Amplexograptus latus Elles and Wood 1906 (diplograptoid)

Graptolithina - Diplograptoidea - Diplograptidae

Alternative combination: Climacograptus latus

Synonyms: Amplexograptus inuiti Cox 1933, Amplexograptus regularis Mu and Lin 1993, Amplexograptus suni Mu and Chen 1962, Climacograptus inuiti Cox 1933, Climacograptus suni Mu and Chen 1962

Belongs to Amplexograptus according to X. Chen et al. 2005

See also Melchin 1987

Sister taxa: Amplexograptus latus, Amplexograptus manitoulinensis, Amplexograptus rugosus

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Canada (13: Nunavut collections), China (6), United States (1: Idaho)

Total: 20 collections each including a single occurrence

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