Pagetides Rasetti 1945 (artiopod)

Artiopoda - Agnostida - Eodiscidae

Synonym: Discomesites Öpik 1975

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

See also Jell and Adrain 2002, Landing et al. 2002, Palmer and Gatehouse 1972 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Dawsonia, Eodiscus, Helepagetia, Kiskinella, Macannaia, Opsidiscus, Pagetia, Sinopagetia

Subtaxa: Pagetides antarcticus Pagetides elegans Pagetides fragum Pagetides spinulus

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Ecology: slow-moving epifaunal detritivore


• Cambrian of Antarctica (2 collections), Australia (1), Canada (13: Northwest Territories, Quebec, Yukon), China (4), Greenland (8), United States (3: Alaska, Vermont)

• Caerfai of United States (1: New York)

Total: 32 collections including 36 occurrences

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