Pliomerops canadensis Billings 1859 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Phacopida - Pliomeridae

Alternative combination: Amphion canadensis

Belongs to Pliomerops according to F.C. Shaw 1968

See also Nikolaisen 1961

Sister taxa: Pliomerops lacunatus, Pliomerops praematura

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore


• Ordovician of Norway (1 collection), United States (1: Oklahoma)

• Chazy of United States (24: New York)

• Whiterockian of Canada (10: Quebec), United States (18: Nevada, New York, Oklahoma, Vermont)

Total: 54 collections each including a single occurrence

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