Albertella Walcott 1908 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Corynexochida - Zacanthoididae

Full reference: C. W. Walcott. 1908. Cambrian Geology and Paleontology. No. 2. Cambrian Trilobites. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 53(2):13-48

Parent taxon: Zacanthoididae according to J. D. Eddy and L. B. McCollum 1998

See also Jell and Adrain 2002, Palmer and Halley 1979, Sepkoski 2002 and Walcott 1908

Sister taxa: Albertellina, Albertelloides, Danjiangella, Delamarella, Fieldaspis, Mexicaspis, Paralbertella, Parkaspis, Prozacanthoides, Pseudozacanthopsis, Ptarmiganoides, Qingzhenaspis, Stephenaspis, Ursinella, Vanuxemella, Zacanthoides, Zacanthopsina, Zacanthopsis

Subtaxa: Albertella eiloitys Albertella helena Albertella judithi Albertella lata Albertella longwelli Albertella nitida Albertella robsonensis Albertella rossensis Albertella sampsoni Albertella schenki Albertella spectrensis

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Type: Albertella helena

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cambrian of Canada (3: British Columbia, Northwest Territories collections), Mexico (1), United States (48: California, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Nevada and California)

Total: 52 collections including 57 occurrences

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