Homotrypa niagarensis Ernst et al. 2019 (bryozoan)

Stenolaemata - Trepostomida - Monticuliporidae

Full reference: A. Ernst, C. E. Brett, and M. A. Wilson. 2019. Bryozoan fauna from the Reynales Formation (lower Silurian, Aeronian) of New York, USA. Journal of Paleontology 93:628-657

Belongs to Homotrypa according to A. Ernst et al. 2019

Sister taxa: Homotrypa alta, Homotrypa anticostiensis, Homotrypa curvata, Homotrypa similis, Homotrypa subramosa

Type specimen: SMF 23.470–SMF 23.473 (four thin sections), SMF 23.474 (rock sample). Its type locality is Hickory Corners, which is in an Aeronian deep subtidal ramp packstone/shale in the Reynales Formation of New York.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Hickory Corners

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