Kettneraspis Prantl and Pribyl 1949 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Odontopleurida - Odontopleuridae

Parent taxon: Odontopleurinae according to J. M. Adrain and L. Ramskold 1997

See also Jell and Adrain 2002, Sepkoski 2002 and Whittington 1956

Sister taxa: Acidaspis, Anacaenaspis, Charybdaspis, Dalaspis, Diacanthaspis, Edgecombeaspis, Leonaspis, Odontopleura, Primaspis, Radiaspis

Subtaxa: Kettneraspis copelandi Kettneraspis ramskoeldi Kettneraspis wrightae

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Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Devonian of Australia (1 collection), Germany (3), United States (2: Oklahoma)

• Silurian of Argentina (1), Canada (31: Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Quebec), the United Kingdom (3)

Total: 41 collections including 43 occurrences

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