Strophoprion euglypha Dalman 1828 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Strophonellidae

Alternative combinations: Leptaena euglypha, Strophomena euglypha, Strophonella (Strophonella) euglypha

Belongs to Strophoprion according to V. Havlicek and P. Storch 1990

See also Bassett and Cocks 1974 and Dalman 1828

Sister taxa: Strophonella (Quasistrophonella), Strophonella (Strophonella), Strophonella alterniradiata, Strophonella bohemica, Strophonella extensa, Strophonella gippslandica, Strophonella laxiplicata, Strophonella loeblichi, Strophonella patenta, Strophonella punctulifera, Strophonella semifasciata, Strophoprion geniculatum

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Silurian of Belarus (2 collections), Canada (1: New Brunswick), the Czech Republic (6), Estonia (2), Lithuania (5), Mexico (1), Norway (1), the Russian Federation (2), Sweden (5), Ukraine (2), the United Kingdom (15), United States (1: Maine)

Total: 43 collections each including a single occurrence

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