Phillipsia Portlock 1843 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Proetida - Proetidae

Full reference: J. E. Portlock. 1843. Report on the Geology of the County of Londonderry and of parts of Tyrone and Fermanagh 1-784

Parent taxon: Proetidae according to P. A. Jell and J. M. Adrain 2003

See also Campbell and Engel 1963 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Aayemenaytcheia, Ameropiltonia, Analocaspis, Archegonus, Australokaskia, Basidechenella, Belgibole, Benesovella, Bohemiproetus, Bollandia, Breviphillipsia, Carbonocoryphe, Carbonoproetus, Chaunoproetus, Chlupacula, Chuanqianoproetus, Comptonaspis, Conophillipsia, Cornuproetinae, Crassiproetus, Cyphinioides, Cyrtodechenella, Cyrtoproetus, Cyrtosymbolinae, Cystispina, Dechenella, Deltadechenella, Diacoryphe, Drevermannia, Drevermanniinae, Elimaproetus, Elliptophillipsia, Engelomorrisia, Eocyphinium, Erbenaspis, Erbenites, Eremiproetinae, Exochops, Falcatoproetus, Fuscinipyge, Georhithronella, Gerastos, Globusia, Griffithidella, Hamiroproetus, Hassiabole, Hedstroemia, Helioproetus, Helokybe, Hesslerides, Hunanoproetus, Kaskia, Keidelia, Kollarcephalus, Lacunoporaspis, Latiglobusia, Latiproetus, Linguaphillipsia, Liobole, Liobolina, Longiproetus, Lugalella, Luojiashania, Mannopyge, Menorcaspis, Microspatulina, Mirabole, Monodechenella, Moschoglossis, Myoproetus, Nitidocare, Nunnaspis, Orbitoproetus, Ormistoniella, Osmolskia, Paladin, Palpebralina, Panibole, Paraglobusia, Parvidumus, Pedinocoryphe, Pedinodechenella, Perexigupyge, Phaseolops, Phillibole, Phillibolina, Philliboloides, Piltonia, Plesiowensus, Podoliproetus, Praedechenella, Pragoproetus, Prantlia, Proetidellinae, Proetiella, Proetinae, Proetus, Pseudodechenella, Pseudodudu, Pseudoproetus, Pseudospatulina, Pseudowaribole, Pudoproetus, Reediella, Rhenocynproetus, Rhenogriffides, Richterella, Ryckholtia, Schaderthalaspis, Schizoproetina, Schizoproetoides, Schizoproetus, Semiproetus, Sevillia, Silesiops, Simaproetus, Skemmatopyge, Spatulata, Spinibole, Spinibolops, Tawstockia, Tetinia, Thebanaspis, Thigriffides, Triproetus, Tropidocare, Tropidocoryphinae, Typhloproetus, Unguliproetus, Warburgellinae, Waribole, Weberides, Weyeraspis, Winiskia, Winterbergia, Witryides, Xenadoche, Xenocybe, Yuanjia

Subtaxa: Phillipsia (Griffithides) Phillipsia aequalis Phillipsia aliensis Phillipsia dubia Phillipsia eichwaldi Phillipsia grandis Phillipsia kojensis Phillipsia najensis

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Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Ukraine (2 collections), United States (6: Alaska, California, Nevada)

• Desmoinesian of United States (2: Kansas)

• Chesterian of United States (1: Utah)

• Osagean of United States (5: Indiana, Kentucky, New Mexico)

• Carboniferous of Australia (6), Belgium (10), Canada (3: Alberta, Yukon), the Czech Republic (1), France (1), Germany (3), Ireland (4), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (1), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (22), United States (44: Alaska, Arizona, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Missouri, Nevada, Oklahoma, Utah, Virginia)

• Mississippian of United States (5: Alaska, Arizona)

Total: 118 collections including 138 occurrences

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