Shagamella Boucot and Harper 1968 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida - Strophochonetidae

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

See also Jin and Chatterton 1997 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Eoplicanoplia, Hypselonetes, Nabarredia, Protochonetes

Subtaxa: Shagamella ludlovensis

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Type: Shagamella ludlovensis

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Silurian of Canada (2: Northwest Territories collections), the Czech Republic (4), Iran (1), Ireland (1), the United Kingdom (25), Venezuela (1)

Total: 34 collections each including a single occurrence

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