Borealarges Adrain 1994 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Lichida - Lichidae

Full reference: J. M. Adrain. 1994. The lichid trilobite Borealarges n. gen., with species from the Silurian of Arctic Canada. Journal of Paleontology 68(5):1081-1099

Parent taxon: Trochurinae according to J. R. Pollitt et al. 2005

See also Jell and Adrain 2002 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Acanthopyge, Akantharges, Ceratarges, Craspedarges, Hemiarges, Hoplolichas, Hoplolichoides, Mephiarges, Radiolichas, Richterarges, Terranovia, Trochurus, Uripes

Subtaxa: Borealarges bucklandii Borealarges calei Borealarges convexus Borealarges fritillus Borealarges kielcensis Borealarges mikulicorum Borealarges morrisoni Borealarges nicoae Borealarges patulus Borealarges reedi Borealarges renodis Borealarges simplex Borealarges tuckerae Borealarges variabilis Borealarges warholi Borealarges yulei

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Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Silurian of Canada (15: Northwest Territories, Nunavut collections), the Czech Republic (1), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 17 collections including 36 occurrences

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