Peytoia Walcott 1911 (arthropod)

Radiodonta - Anomalocarididae

Synonyms: Laggani Walcott 1911, Laggania Walcott 1911

Parent taxon: Anomalocarididae according to A. C. Daley and J. Bergstrom 2012

See also Conway Morris 1978 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Amiella, Anomalocaris, Cassubia, Cucumericus, Parapeytoia

Subtaxa: Peytoia nathorsti

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Type: Peytoia nathorsti

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Section B, West of the Fossil Gully Fault (Cambrian of Brithish Columbia)

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