Deacybele Whittington 1965 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Phacopida - Encrinuridae

Full reference: H. B. Whittington. 1965. The Ordovician trilobites of the Bala Area, Merioneth. Part II. Monography of the Palaeontographical Society 118:33-62

Parent taxon: Cybelinae according to A. W. Owen 1981

See also Jell and Adrain 2002, Owen and Bruton 1980 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Atractopyge, Cybeloides

Subtaxa: Deacybele arenosa Deacybele conjuncta Deacybele gracilis Deacybele pauca

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Type: Calymene arenosa

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Ireland (8 collections), Norway (10), the United Kingdom (7)

Total: 25 collections each including a single occurrence

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