Bathyurellus abruptus Billings 1865 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Proetida - Bathyuridae

Belongs to Bathyurellus according to P. E. Raymond 1925

See also Fortey 1979

Sister taxa: Bathyurellus arbucklensis, Bathyurellus diclementsae, Bathyurellus expansus, Bathyurellus formosus, Bathyurellus fraternus, Bathyurellus glensaulensis, Bathyurellus platypus, Bathyurellus pogonipensis, Bathyurellus teretus

Type specimen: GSC 648 (lectotype), a pygidium

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Arenig of Greenland (2 collections)

• Ordovician of Canada (21: Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador), Norway (1)

Total: 24 collections each including a single occurrence

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