Styracograptus tubuliferus Lapworth 1876 (climacograptid)

Graptolithina - Bireclinata

Alternative combinations: Climacograptus tubuliferus, Normalograptus tubuliferus, Scalarigraptus tubuliferus

Full reference: C. Lapworth. 1876. The Silurian System in the south of Scotland. Catalogue of western Scottish fossils 1-28

Belongs to Styracograptus according to P. Storch et al. 2011

See also Carter and Churkin 1977, Goldman and Bergström 1997, Lapworth 1876, Riva 1988 and Riva and Ketner 1989

Sister taxon: Styracograptus mississippiensis

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of the Russian Federation (1 collection), United States (21: Idaho, Nevada, Texas)

Total: 22 collections each including a single occurrence

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