Triops Shrank 1803 (tadpole shrimp)

Branchiopoda - Notostraca

Parent taxon: Notostraca according to J. W. Martin and G. E. Davis 2001

Sister taxa: Apodites, Chenops, Jeholops, Triopsidae

Subtaxa: Triops ornatus

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Ecology: slow-moving nektobenthic suspension feeder-detritivore

Distribution: found only at Wiebelskirchen-Saar (Carboniferous of Germany)

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