Athabaskia Raymond 1928 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Corynexochida - Dolichometopidae

Alternative spelling: Athabascia

Full reference: P. E. Raymond. 1928. Two new Cambrian trilobites. American Journal of Science 5(15):309-313

Parent taxon: Dolichometopidae according to A. R. Palmer 1954

See also Jell and Adrain 2002, Lochman 1952, Resser 1935 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Amphoton, Anoria, Athabaskiella, Basanellus, Bathyuriscidella, Bathyuriscus, Centonella, Chilometopus, Clavaspidella, Corynexochides, Deiradonyx, Dolichometopsis, Dolichometopus, Fuchouia, Glossopleura, Hemirhodon, Hoffetella, Klotziella, Neopoliellina, Parapoliella, Poliella, Poliellaites, Poliellaspis, Poliellina, Polypleuraspis, Ptarmigania, Shanghaia, Wenkchemnia

Subtaxa: Athabaskia anax Athabaskia bela Athabaskia glacialis Athabaskia howelli Athabaskia minor Athabaskia ostheimeri

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Delamaran of Mexico (2 collections), United States (5: California, Nevada, Utah)

• Cambrian of Argentina (1), Canada (2: Alberta, Alberta-British Columbia), United States (2: Idaho, Vermont)

Total: 12 collections including 14 occurrences

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