Calodiscus Howell 1935 (artiopod)

Artiopoda - Agnostida - Calodiscidae

Synonym: Brevidiscus Kobayashi 1943

Parent taxon: Calodiscidae according to H. B. Whittington et al. 1997

See also Jell and Adrain 2002, Sepkoski 2002 and Skovsted 2006

Sister taxa: Korobovia, Neocobboldia, Sinodiscus

Subtaxa: Calodiscus helena Calodiscus lobatus

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Ecology: slow-moving epifaunal detritivore

Distribution:

• Cambrian of Canada (7: Labrador, Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador collections), China (2), France (1), Germany (2), Greenland (7), Italy (1), Kazakhstan (1), the Russian Federation (3), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (1), the United Kingdom (2), United States (5: Massachusetts, New York)

Total: 32 collections including 35 occurrences

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