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Schedophyla Neuman 1971 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Taffiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 27921

Full reference: R. B. Neuman. 1971. An early middle Ordovician brachiopod assemblage from Maine, New Brunswick and northern Newfoundland. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 3:113-124

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

Sister taxa: Ahtiella, Borua, Guttasella, Inversella, Rutrumella

Subtaxa: Schedophyla potteri, Schedophyla striata

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Type: Schedophyla potteri

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder