Discina Lamarck (lamp shell)

Lingulata - Lingulida - Disciniidae

Parent taxon: Disciniidae according to A. Williams et al. 2000

See also Kirchner 1933

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Discina bosniaca Discina capuliforma Discina discoides Discina donetzensis Discina orbicularis Discina striata

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Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder


• Jurassic of France (1 collection), New Zealand (2), the United Kingdom (1)

• Triassic of Bosnia and Herzegovina (1), Germany (4), Hungary (1), Italy (2), Jordan (1), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (1), Turkey (1)

• Permian of Bosnia and Herzegovina (1), Ukraine (1)

• Carboniferous of the United Kingdom (1)

• Devonian of Germany (1), United States (4: New York)

• Ordovician of the Czech Republic (1), United States (1: Ohio)

Total: 26 collections each including a single occurrence

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