Dicellomus politus Hall 1861 (lamp shell)

Lingulata - Lingulida - Obolidae

Alternative combinations: Lingula polita, Obolella polita

Belongs to Dicellomus according to C. Lochman 1940

See also Walcott 1905

Sister taxa: Dicellomus appalachia, Dicellomus nanus, Dicellomus parvus, Dicellomus pectenoides, Dicellomus prolificus

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at 1 kilometer south of Taylors Falls, half kilometer north of Folsom Island (Cambrian of Minnesota)

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