Spinospitella Skovsted et al. 2006 (arthropod)

Bradoriida

Full reference: C. B. Skovsted, G. A. Brock, and J.R. Paterson. 2006. Bivalved arthropods from the Lower Cambrian Mernmerna Formation, Arrowie Basin, South Australia, and their implications for identification of Cambrian ‘small shelly fossils’. Memoirs of the Association of Australasian Palaeontologists 32:7-41

Parent taxon: Bradoriida according to C. B. Skovsted et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Beyrichonidae, Bradoriidae, Comptalutidae, Hipponicharionidae, Sinskolutella, Svealutidae, Yakutingella, Epactridion, Hanchungella, Changshabaella, Indota, Yeshanella, Pseudokunmingella, Paraphaseolella, Konicekion, Tsunyiella, Neokunmingella, Leshanella, Bajiella, Nanchengella, Wuchiapingella, Houlongdongella, Combinivalvula, Zhijinella, Hanchiangella, Shensiella, Kunyangella, Comptaluta, Ovaluta, Ophiosema, Guangyuanella, Indianidae, Monasterium, Phaseolella, Zepaera, Sunella, Zhenpingella, Dahaiella, Auriculatella, Luella, Meishucunella, Tropidiana, Malongella, Yaoyingella, Zhongbaoella, Acanthomeridion, Dabashanella, Antihipponicharion, Songlinella, Wutingella, Kunmingella, Parakunmingella

Subtaxa: Spinospitella coronata

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Type: Spinospitella coronata

Ecology: nektobenthic omnivore

Distribution:

• Cambrian of Australia (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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