Trochurus Beyrich 1845 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Lichida - Lichidae

Synonyms: Corydocephalus Hawle and Corda 1847, Lichas (Corydocephalus) Hawle and Corda 1847, Makromuktis Phleger 1936

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

See also Jell and Adrain 2003, Morris and Tripp 1986, Raymond 1916, Sepkoski 2002, Thomas and Holloway 1988 and Warburg 1925

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

Subtaxa: Trochurus bartonensis Trochurus buffoides Trochurus bulbosus Trochurus byrnesanus Trochurus halli Trochurus nasutus Trochurus sarfi Trochurus speciosus Trochurus toernquisti

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Type: Trochurus speciosus

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Silurian of Australia (1 collection), the Czech Republic (11), United States (6: Illinois, Wisconsin)

• Ordovician of the Czech Republic (2)

Total: 20 collections each including a single occurrence

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