Kootenia Walcott 1899 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Corynexochida - Dorypygidae

Alternative spelling: Bathyuriscus (Kootenia)

Synonym: Notasaphus Gregory 1903

Parent taxon: Dorypyginae according to E. Landing et al. 2008

See also Eddy and McCollum 1998, Jell and Adrain 2002, Palmer 1954, Palmer and Halley 1979, Sepkoski 2002 and Sundberg 1994

Sister taxon: Dorypyge

Subtaxa: Kootenia acicularis Kootenia aculacauda Kootenia anabarensis Kootenia bolis Kootenia boucheri Kootenia crassa Kootenia crassinucha Kootenia dawsoni Kootenia diutina Kootenia exilaxata Kootenia fida Kootenia fuyangensis Kootenia germana Kootenia gracilens Kootenia gracilis Kootenia henglinheensis Kootenia idahoensis Kootenia jialaoensis Kootenia longa Kootenia margoindistincta Kootenia mathewsi Kootenia quadriceps Kootenia sanwanensis Kootenia shangwanensis Kootenia shanxiensis Kootenia spencei Kootenia styrax Kootenia yichunensis Kootenia yui

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Type: Bathyuriscus (Kootenia) dawsoni

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Marjumian of United States (4: Arizona collections)

• Cambrian of Antarctica (2), Argentina (3), Australia (3), Canada (29: Alberta-British Columbia, British Columbia, Newfoundland and Labrador, Northwest Territories), China (35), Greenland (7), Kazakhstan (4), Kyrgyzstan (1), Mexico (2), North Korea (1), the Russian Federation (17), South Korea (1), United States (57: Alaska, Arizona, California, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Nevada and California, Pennsylvania, Utah, Vermont, Virginia)

Total: 166 collections including 200 occurrences

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