Amphistrophiella funiculata M'Coy 1846 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Amphistrophiidae

Alternative combinations: Amphistrophia (Amphistrophia) funiculata, Amphistrophia (Amphistrophiella) funiculata, Amphistrophia funiculata, Amphistrophiella (Amphistrophiella) funiculata, Leptaena funiculata, Orthis funiculata, Strophomena funiculata, Strophonella funiculata

Belongs to Amphistrophiella according to O. A. Hoel 2005

See also Bassett 1977, Bassett and Cocks 1974, Harper and Boucot 1978, Lawson 1955 and Vladimirskaya and Kulkov 1999

Sister taxa: Amphistrophiella (Amphistrophiella), Amsdenostrophiella prolongata

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Silurian of the Czech Republic (1 collection), Ireland (1), Lithuania (1), Norway (1), the Russian Federation (1), Sweden (4), Ukraine (2), the United Kingdom (12), Venezuela (1)

Total: 24 collections each including a single occurrence

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