†family Eopteriidae Miller 1889 (mollusk)

Rostroconchia - Conocardiida - Eopteriidae

Full reference: S. A. Miller. 1889. North American geology and palaeontology for the use of amateurs, students and scientists 1-664

Parent taxon: Eopterioidea according to J. Pojeta and B. Runnegar 1976

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Eopteria Euchasma Pseudoeuchasma Talacastella Wanwanella

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Ecology: stationary semi-infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Whiterockian of United States (2: Nevada collections)

• Fennian of Malaysia (4)

• Ordovician of Argentina (1), Australia (17), Canada (16: Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador, Quebec), France (1), Kazakhstan (1), North Korea (1), Norway (1), the United Kingdom (3), United States (33: Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Nevada, Texas, Vermont, Virginia)

• Tremadoc of Argentina (1)

• Cressagian of South Korea (1)

• Cambrian of Australia (15)

Total: 97 collections including 117 occurrences

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