Dimeropyge speyeri Chatterton 1994 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Proetida - Dimeropygidae

Full reference: B.D.E. Chatterton. 1994. Ordovician proetide trilobite Dimeropyge, with a new species from northwestern Canada. Journal of Paleontology 68(3):541-556

Belongs to Dimeropyge according to B.D.E. Chatterton 1994

Sister taxa: Dimeropyge clintonensis, Dimeropyge spinifera, Dimeropyge tumidus, Dimeropyge virginiensis

Type specimen: UA 89 15, a pygidium (thorax & pygidium)

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Chazyan of Canada (7: Northwest Territories collections)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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