Resserella canalis Sowerby 1839 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Dalmanellidae

Alternative combination: Orthis canalis

Belongs to Resserella according to M. Rubel 2011

See also Bassett and Cocks 1974

Sister taxa: Resserella basalis, Resserella elegantula, Resserella impensa, Resserella matutina, Resserella pirguensis, Resserella praeclara, Resserella sabrinae

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Devonian of Mongolia (1 collection)

• Silurian of Canada (4: Northwest Territories, Nunavut), the Czech Republic (4), Estonia (4), Lithuania (13), Norway (3), Poland (1), Sweden (2), Ukraine (3), the United Kingdom (3), United States (13: Wisconsin)

• Ordovician of the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 52 collections each including a single occurrence

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