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Arctitreta Whitfield 1908 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Orthotetida - Schuchertellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 87383

Alternative spelling: Arctireta

Synonym: Grumantia Ustritsky 1963 (taxon 27426)

Full reference: R. P. Whitfield. 1908. Notes and observations on Carboniferous fossils and semifossil shells brought home by members of the Peary expedition of 1905-1906. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 24(2):51-58

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

Sister taxa: Arcitreta, Bothrostegium, Chelononia, Drahanorhynchus, Kiangsiella, Notostrophia, Pseudostreptorhynchus, Streptorhynchus, Taimyropsis, Tropidelasma

Subtaxa: Arctitreta bapensis, Arctitreta bioni, Arctitreta costellata, Arctitreta crassimurus, Arctitreta intercalata, Arctitreta kempei, Arctitreta macrocardinalis, Arctitreta pearyi, Arctitreta peelensis, Arctitreta pelicanensis, Arctitreta percostata, Arctitreta plicatilis, Arctitreta triangularis

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Type: Arctitreta pearyi

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder