Plaesiacomia Hawle and Corda 1847 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Phacopida - Homalonotidae

Alternative spelling: Plaesiocomia

Parent taxon: Colpocoryphinae according to C. R. Congreve and B. S. Lieberman 2008

See also GutiƩrrez-Marco and Babin 1999, Jell and Adrain 2002, Sepkoski 2002 and Thomas 1977

Sister taxon: Colpocoryphe

Subtaxa: Plaesiacomia hesselinki Plaesiacomia hughesi Plaesiacomia oehlerti Plaesiacomia rara Plaesiacomia vacuvertis

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Type: Plaesiacomia rara

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore


• Dobrotivian of France (4 collections), Morocco (1), Portugal (6), Spain (7)

• Letna of the Czech Republic (1)

• Ordovician of France (7), Morocco (5), Portugal (2), Saudi Arabia (1), Spain (2), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 37 collections each including a single occurrence

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