Greenops Delo 1935 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Phacopida - Acastidae

Synonym: Cryphaeus Green 1837 [replaced name]

Parent taxon: Acastidae according to P.A. Jell and J.M. Adrain 2003

See also Sepkoski 2002 and Swain 1939

Sister taxa: Acastava, Acaste, Acastella, Acastellina, Acastocephala, Acastoides, Acastopyge, Alcaldops, Armorigreenops, Asteropyge, Asteropyginae, Baniaspis, Bellacartwrightia, Bradocryphaeus, Braunops, Breizhops, Centauropyge, Chimaerastella, Coltraneia, Comura, Cryphina, Delocare, Deloops, Echinopyge, Hallandclarkeops, Harringtonacaste, Heliopyge, Hollardops, Kayserops, Kennacryphaeus, Kloucekia, Llandovacaste, Metacanthina, Mimocryphaeus, Neocalmonia, Neometacanthus, Paracryphaeus, Phacopidina, Pilletina, Protacanthina, Pseudocryphaeus, Psychopyge, Scotiella, Sokhretia, Stummiana, Tolkienia, Treveropyge, Walliserops

Subtaxa: Greenops perijaensis

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Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Devonian of France (7 collections), Libya (3), Spain (2), United States (169: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania), Venezuela (2)

Total: 183 collections including 186 occurrences

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