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Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Trigonirhynchiidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1961Lepidocycloides Nikiforova and Andreeva
1997Lepidocycloides Jin and Chatterton
2002Lepidocycloides Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Lepidocycloides Williams et al. p. 1065
2014Lepidocycloides Jakobsen et al.

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyRhynchotrematoideaSchuchert 1913
familyTrigonirhynchiidaeMcLaren 1965
subfamilyRostricellulinaeRozman 1969
genusLepidocycloidesNikiforova and Andreeva 1961

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitep
Entire body: yesf
Adult length: 10 to < 100f
Adult width: 10 to < 100f
Locomotion: stationaryf
Attached: yesf
Life habit: epifaunalf
Diet: suspension feederf
Vision: blindc
Created: 2009-04-13 10:30:20
Modified: 2009-06-11 21:34:41
Source: f = family, c = class, p = phylum
References: Aberhan et al. 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Ordovician to the top of the Pusgillian or 458.40000 to 445.60000 Ma

Collections (9 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Llandeilo466.0 - 449.5Australia (Tasmania) L. ponderosa (173682 173683) L. sp., L. ponderosa (173680 173681)
Caradoc460.9 - 449.5Russian Federation (Siberia) L. sp. (9311)
Haljala - Kukruse460.9 - 449.5Russian Federation (Krasnoyarsk) L. nana (204709 204787)
Late/Upper Ordovician458.4 - 443.4Russian Federation (Krasnojarsk) L. baikiticus (173684)
Pusgillian449.5 - 445.6Russian Federation (Siberia) L. sp. (9312)